Children shall be prepared for and given the opportunity to celebrate the Sacrament of Penance before their first reception of the Eucharist. The child’s readiness for the celebration of the sacrament is to be determined by the child, the parent, and the pastor or his delegate.
A child’s readiness for the celebration of the sacrament is to be judged using the criteria:
We have two sacrament preparation processes in place for children and young adolescents. One process is for children in grades 2nd -5th and the other process is for young adolescents in grades 6th-8th. Learn more about our sacrament preparation process.
Those who have not been baptized will receive their sacraments through the RCIA program. Parents need to contact the Religious Education Office for more information.