FIRST RECONCILIATION (PENANCE)

This sacrament offers a continuing process of conversion through which Christians are forgiven of sin and reconcilied with God and with the community of faith.  First Reconciliation is celebrated with a strong family emphasis.  This is a two year preparation process beginning in the first grade and concluding with the celebration of the sacrament in the fall of the second grade year.  Religious educators in the school, parish GIFT program, and the Religious Education Office assist parents in preparing their child for this sacrament.  The calendar for 2016-2017 is as follows:

Parent meeting: Monday, September 19th from 9-10:30 A.M. or  Wednesday, September 21st from  7-8:30 P.M.  Both meetings will be held in the Adult Formation Rooms.

Workshop:  Saturday, October 8th from 9-11:30 A.M. or Saturday, October 29th from 9-11:30 A.M.  Both are in the new Multipurpose Building. 

Celebrations of the sacrament: Saturday, November 12th at 10 A.M.  in the Church.

Please click here to access the sacramental registration form