Reconciliation & Holy Eucharist

 

Reception of Reconciliation and First Holy Eucharist for Grade 2

Children attending St. Martha’s Religious Education Classes on Sundays, OR attending St. Martha Catholic School at Bishop Nevins Academy, in the 2nd grade will prepare for the Sacrament of Reconciliation, and Holy Eucharist by completing:

1. Catechesis in their classroom setting.

2. Attending the Family Catechesis Sessions (at St. Martha Church) listed below.

    • Liturgy Session (narrated Mass by Fr. Fausto Stampiglia, Pastor) on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Family Mass (in the Parish Hall).
    • Eucharist Session During the “Church Mission” – Date TBD
    • Penance – Reconciliation Service (at this service children WILL RECEIVE the Sacrament of Reconciliation) on Sunday, February 26, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall.


These students will receive First Holy Eucharist on:

St. Martha Religious Education Class students (Mrs. White)
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

St. Martha School students
Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

 

Reception of Reconciliation and First Holy Eucharist for Grade 3 – 8

Children in grade 3 – 8 who would like to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation and First Holy Eucharist at St. Martha Church must:

1. Attend Religious Education either at St. Martha Church on Sunday mornings or at St. Martha Catholic School.

2. In addition to weekly Religious Education Classes, the student will need to attend Sacramental Preparation Classes at St. Martha Church (2nd grade classroom on the 2nd floor), on the 2nd Sunday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Dates are as follows:
October 9, 2016
November 13, 2016
December 11, 2016
January 8, 2017
February 12, 2017
March 12, 2017
April 19, 2017

These students will receive First Holy Eucharist on:

St. Martha Religious Education Class students
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

St. Martha School students
Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.