Sacramental Preparation

Sacramental preparation and Sacraments are available for all St. Joseph Parish children.

Catholic School Children must submit a Sacramental Registration Form to enroll your child.

First Eucharist & Reconciliation

​If registering a child for the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist, generally grade two, a child of Saint Joseph Parish must have completed level one and have the appropriate catechetical background and understanding of the sacrament. This program will require child participation in a 4 hour Saturday morning retreat and Sunday afternoon practices for both sacraments in addition to the Saturday Sacrament itself.

Reconciliation
January 16, 2020
First Eucharist
May 2, 2020
10:00 AM Red Team and CS
1:30 PM White Team


Confirmation

​To be eligible for the Sacrament of Confirmation, children of Saint Joseph parish should be at least in grade seven and have the appropriate catechetical background and understanding of their Catholic faith and of the sacrament. This program will require 2 student/parent meetings, a minimum of 20 hours of volunteer time, a 6 hour Saturday retreat, an evening reconciliation, a Sunday afternoon practice for the sacrament in addition to the sacrament itself.  Non-Catholic School children are also required to attend classes every other Sunday 8:45 – 10:35 am.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Parent & Confirmand Meeting                                Confirmation Retreat
September 22, 2019 6:30 PM                                            November 9, 2019 8:15 AM

Confirmation Interviews                                          Reconciliation Service
February 23, 2020 (sign up for times)                            March 12, 2020 7:00 PM

Confirmation
March 29, 2020 1:30 PM