First Holy Communion

First Holy Communion is considered one of the holiest and most important occasions in a person’s Catholic life.  It means that person is receiving the Sacrament of the Eucharist, the Body and Blood of Our Lord, Jesus Christ.  Most of our children receive this Sacrament in the second grade; following the Sacrament of Penance.

Requirements

  • In order for anyone to receive communion, that person must be without sin and in a state of grace.
  • Two years of formal religious education at a parish religious education program or equivalent.
  • The Sacrament of Penance must have been received.
  • The Sacrament of Baptism must have been received.

Forms

  • Sacramental Information Form – This form provides the necessary information for the official church register and will be distributed at the parent meeting.

Important Dates

First Holy Communion Parent Meeting

  • Monday, November 18, 2019; 7:00PM @ School Gym

First Holy Communion Retreat

  • Saturday, March 21, 2020; 9:15-11:45AM @ School Gym CANCELLED due to Coronavirus

First Holy Communion Mass (choose one)

~ Saturday, May 2, 2020 @ 11:00 AM ~ Group Celebration  POSTPONED

~ Sunday, May 3, 2020 @11:00 AM ~ Family Celebration  POSTPONED