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 21, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. Family Mass (in the Parish Hall).
    • Eucharist Session During the 9 a.m. Family Mass (date TBD)
    • Penance – Reconciliation Service (at this service children WILL RECEIVE the Sacrament of Reconciliation) on Sunday, February 24, 2019 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 4, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

St. Martha School and St. Mary Academy students
Saturday, May 11, 2019 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 attend St. Martha Catholic School or St. Mary Academy.

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 14, 2018
November 11, 2018
December 9, 2018
January 13, 2019
February 10, 2019
March 10, 2019
April 14, 2019

These students will receive First Holy Eucharist on:

St. Martha Religious Education Class students
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

St. Martha School and St. Mary Academy students
Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.