First Reconciliation / First Communion Information

Students will again prepare for the Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Communion in Grade Two/Grade Three at St. Andrew.  First Reconciliation preparation takes place in the Fall and students will be given the opportunity to receive this sacrament on January 30/January 31.  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

First Reconciliation Parent Meeting
Sunday, October 25 - 2:00-4:30pm - at St. Joseph, Montevideo

Celebration of First Reconciliation 
Saturday, January 31 at St. Joseph - for St. Joseph and St. James
Sunday, January 30 at St. Andrew - for St. Andrew

First Communion Parent Meeting
Sunday, March 7 - TBD