Faith Formation

Children's Pre K- Confirmation II Faith Formation Program

September 2020: Starting on September 27, 2020, Our Lady of Lourdes Faith Formation program will be all online for grades 1 - Confirmation II.  Pre-K will have bags made up for them by the catechist for them to pick up in the church hall monthly.  

If you have not received a registration form in the mail, please call the rectory office as soon as you can to register your son/ daughter. Our mission is to assist all parishioners of Our Lady of Lourdes in formation and promote a life of faith and service to others.  In order to participate in the online faith formation program, we will need to registration form for your son/daughter.

Catechists will meet with the students in each grade once a month by video conferencing to ensure they understand what they have learned online, as well as to touch basis with the families.

First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion:

**Due to the COVID-19, the original date for the students to make their First Holy Communion has been rescheduled for the weekend of Saturday, 1 September 2020 during the 5:00 PM Mass and all the Masses on Sunday, 2 September 2020 (8:30 & 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM Masses)**

 

The Sacrament of First Reconciliation will be on Saturday, 29 February at 11:00 AM and First Holy Communion will be Saturday, 9 May 2020 at 10:00 AMRehearsal for First Holy Communion is scheduled for Friday, 8 May 2020 at 6:30 PM.  The Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion are celebrated in Second Year Sacramental.  However, First Year Sacramental Class is a prerequisite to entering second grade Faith Formation Class and sacramental preparation.

Sacrament of Confirmation

**Due to the COVID-19, we have rescheduled the Sacrament of Confirmation celebration on Saturday,19 September 2020 during the 5:00 PM Mass and Sunday, 20 September 2020 during the 8:30 & 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM Masses.**

 

Confirmation is one of the three sacraments of initiation. The Faith Formation Classes which help prepare for this process are offered during Confirmation I & II. The process is our opportunity to help candidates to form strong life-long habits in the life of Christ.

We are delighted to announce the Sacrament of Confirmation is scheduled for Saturday, 30 May 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Cathedral of St. Patrick.  Rehearsal will be scheduled on Friday, 29 May 2020 here at Our Lady of Lourdes at 6:30 PM. Candidates and sponsors are required to attend.

Any questions - Contact:  Mrs. Josephine Cometa at 860-464-7251