Religious Education

Wednesday Night Youth Program

Faith formation is an essential part of learning and personal growth.  While parents are the primary educators of their children, including when it comes to faith, as a parish we assist parents in their children's faith formation.  Our WNYP is open to students in grades K-8th Grade.  Sessions for 2021-2022:

October 6, 13, 20, 27
November 3, 10, 17
December 1, 15

February 2, 9, 16, 23
March 9, 16, 30

April 6, 20

9th Grade Confirmation Preparation


The immediate preparation for Confirmation involves a two year program typically beginning in the ninth grade. Those preparing for the sacrament are required to attend the scheduled preparation sessions and complete the assignments and service hours required for each year. All sessions take place at the ERC unless otherwise noted.
*Sponsors are asked to attend

September 8, 7:30 pm (parent orientation)

*September 29, 7:30 pm (sponsor night)

October 3, Confirmation Retreat

*October 27, 7:30 pm
*November 17, 7:30 pm
 December 15, 6:45 pm
January 19, 6:45 pm
*February 9, 7:30 pm
*March 30, 7:30 pm

10th Grade Confirmation Preparation
*Sponsors are asked to attend
 

October 3, Confirmation Retreat

*October 13, 7:30 pm

*November 10, 7:30 pm

December 15, 6:45 pm

January 19, 6:45 pm

*February 23, 7:30 pm

*April 6, 7:30 pm

April 10, Seminar, 8:30 am-11:30 am

May 18, 7:30pm/ERC Post Confirmation Celebration

Celebration of Sacraments
 

1st Reconciliation (2nd Grade)
March 12, 9:30am/ERC

1st Communion Rehearsal (2nd Grade)
April 21, 5:30pm/ERC

1st Communion Celebration
April 24

Confirmation Rehearsal
May 11, 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm at St. Patricks

Confirmation Celebration
May 14, 1:00 pm at St. Patricks