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Faith Formation for Remainder of 2019-2020 School Year

The deadline for registering for the 2020-2021 Faith Formation Year has been extended
to July 1, 2020. 

 

Dear Parents,

Faith Formation classes are cancelled through April.  Please complete the remainder of the book at home with your children.  If you do not have your child’s book at home, please stop in the office.  The books are on a table outside of the Faith Formation Office.

Teaching schedules are as follows:

-Grades 6- 8     Chapters 23-25

-Grade 1           Chapters 22-25

-Grade 4           Chapters 21-25

-Grade 5           Chapters 16, 19, 24, 25

 

Grade 2             Reconciliation is postponed until further notice.

                          -Complete & review God’s gift Reconciliation book

                         – Chapters 20, 24, 25 in Finding God book

Grade 3             First Eucharist Masses and practices are scheduled as planned.  If

                          circumstances change, you will be notified.

                          -Complete & review God’s Gift Eucharist book

                          -Order of Mass pages 82-93 in God’s Gift Eucharist book

                         – Chapters 18, 24, 25 Finding God book

May God bless you during these difficult times.  It is a time to reflect and pray for our families, parish, nation, and world.

                                                                                      Peace,

 

Sister Judith Beiswanger

 

Children’s Faith Formation

Grades 1-5: Elementary school children attend classes held on Saturday mornings (9am-10:30am) during the school year.

Grades 6-8: Middle school students meet one night per week (Thursdays – 7-8:15pm) during the school year.

Grades 9 (Exploring): Young people work online with four weeknights (September/October, December, January and April) during the year. 

Grade 10 (Discerning): Young people meet on Thursday nights (7-8:30pm) in the fall, and their eight Confirmation classes meet on Thursday and Sunday nights from 7-8:30pm.

Faith Fest Sign Up for March 2020

Please sign up online by Friday, March 20th. Free babysitting is available both nights. Click on the date you wish to attend to sign up.

Registration for 2020-2021 School Year

Please complete the re-registration form (CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO DOWNLOAD THE FORM) and return it to the Religious Education Office asap. New families may use the registration form that is labeled “new.” Upon registering, please consider the expectations of a Catholic family here at Immaculate Conception Parish:

  1. Participation in weekly Mass and the Sacraments.
  2. Support and involvement in the life of the parish.
  3. A supportive attitude toward the parish and the Faith Formation Program.

Both registration forms may be downloaded below.

Adult Faith Formation

Adult education programs are offered in the fall and spring. Classes are held on Wednesday evenings and Thursday mornings—your choice! A variety of topics provide opportunities for both learning and sharing our faith. Contact: Sister Judy at 655-0067.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Classes which prepare candidates for membership into the Catholic faith, are offered yearly in our parish. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings, beginning in the fall and ending in early spring, when new members are welcomed into full membership in the Church at the Easter Vigil Mass.

Contact: Fr. Bob at 652-6400