Sacramental Prep

First Penance

First Penance is celebrated in the second half of Level 2.  Children must successfully complete Level 1 instruction as well.
Immediate preparation for the Sacrament begins in Level 2 and includes:

  • Classroom Instruction on the Sacrament
  • Parent Meeting 
  • Children Retreat Day (1/2 day on a Saturday morning)
  • First Penance Service
 

First Communion

First Communion is celebrated in Level 2 during the Easter Season.  Children must have received the Sacrament of Penance.
 
Immediate preparation for the Sacrament begins in Level 2 and includes:
  • Classroom Instruction on the Sacrament
  • Parent Meeting 
  • Childrens Retreat Day (1/2 day on a Saturday morning)
  • First Communion Service
 

Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation requires a 2 year formation process, beginning with Level 7. 

If your child has not successfully completed levels 1 through 6 of a Religious Education/ Faith Formation program, he/she will need
to be assessed to determine the readiness of your child to enter the Confirmation formation process.  Your child must have been baptized a Catholic and received First Penance and First Communion.

 Confirmation - Year 1, Formation Level 7

  •  Level 7  Confirmation Prep: Parent Meeting 
  • Level 7 Confirmation interviews

Confirmation  - Year 2, Formation Level 8

  • Level 8 Confirmation interviews
  • Confirmation Retreat Day
    Confirmation Rehearsal - student and sponsor*
    Confirmation Luncheon - student and sponsor*
    Confirmation Retreat -  Our Confirmation retreat will be facilitated by the Bishop Eustace Youth /Service team.
  • CELEBRATION OF CONFIRMATION:  DATE TBA

 
 
 

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