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 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 Communion Parent Meeting
Sunday, March 7 - 1:30-3:00pm - at St. Joseph, Montevideo

First Communion Mass
Sunday, April 25 - 10:30am at St. Joseph, Montevideo - English
Saturday, May 1 - 6:30pm at St. Joseph, Montevideo - Spanish/Bilingual
Sunday, May 2 - 8:30am at St. James, Dawson
Sunday, May 9 - 10:30am at St. Andrew, Granite Falls