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3318 Clarence Ave.

Berwyn, IL 60402

Parish Office Hours Monday–Friday 8:30am–7:00pm

Saturday + Sunday 8:00am–12:45pm

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123 456 789

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Goldsmith Hall

New York, NY 90210

07:30 - 19:00

Monday to Friday

First Communion and Reconciliation


First Communion and Reconciliation happen after two years of preparation. Ideally, children begin in First grade and finish in Second. 

Requirements for 2016-2017

School Families (2nd grade)

  1. Children attend Reconciliation and First Communion retreats
  2. Weekly Mass attendance (blue cards signed)
  3. Books will be taught by 2nd grade teacher as part of second grade curriculum
  4. Cost: $50 sacrament fee

 

First day of Class Family Faith Formation (2nd grade)

  1. Attend Family Orientation on, September 18th
  2. Children attend Reconciliation and First Communion retreats
  3. Weekly Mass attendance (blue cards signed)
  4. Attend monthly family faith formation meetings (during meetings children will attend class with a Catechist/ parents will receive formation support)
  5. Cost: $200 per family

 

School or Family Faith Formation (Older than 2nd grade)

  1. Meet with Fr. Alex Ojacor
  2. Children attend Reconciliation and First Communion retreats (depending on age appropriateness)
  3. Weekly Mass attendance (blue cards signed)
  4. Children will receive catechism or religion class that is designated for their grade level- we will work with families to offer additional sacrament preparation.
  5. Cost: $200.00 per family if part of FFF