First Reconciliation / First Communion Information

Students will again prepare for the Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Communion in Grade Two.  First Reconciliation preparation takes place in the Fall and students will be given the opportunity to receive this sacrament on January 27.  Communion is a sacrament of initiation and preparation takes place “step by step” in the midst of the entire community of believers.  Parents of candidates for First Communion will present their children to the faith community at a Sunday liturgy to seek the communities acceptance and pledge their support in prayer and example.  Parents are involved in preparing there children through special activities at home and Learning Stations nights. 

Upcoming Schedule of Events

Sunday, September, 29th - Area First Reconciliation Parent Meeting at St. Joseph - 2:00-4:30pm

Parent Participation - First Reconciliation Learning Stations
Sunday, January 12th - St. Clara, Clara City
Sunday, January 19th - St. Joseph, Montevideo
Wednesday, January 22nd - St. James, Dawson

Sunday, January, 26th - St. Clara First Reconciliation at St. Clara - 2:00pm
                                       St. Joseph First Reconciliation at St. Joseph - 4:00pm

Parent Participation - First Communion Learning Stations
Sunday, April 5th - St. Clara, Clara City
Wednesday, April 15th - St. James, Dawson
Sunday, April 19th - St. Joseph, Montevideo