St. Mark Catholic Parish

"…The seed is spouting and growing…" (Mark 4:27)

2017 First Holy Communion (Gr. 2’s)

Grade 2 First Holy Communion Program for 2017

PARENT INFORMATION MEETING:
– Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the church
Please fill out a First Communion Registration Form, attach a copy of your child’s baptismal certificate, and bring both with you to this meeting.  If you have lost their certificate, you can obtain a new copy by calling the parish where the baptism took place.

2017 CATECHISM PROGRAM:
(Optional, but highly recommended.  Mandatory for public school students.)
The Sisters of Our Lady Immaculate will lead an excellent 8-week catechism program here at St. Mark’s Parish beginning in the Spring.  Please register your child using the form given out at the October parents’ meeting, or contact the parish office.
Class dates are:  March 21, 28, April 4, 11, 25, May 2, 9, 16.
Retreat on Sat. May 27 from 12:30-4:30pm (for catechism students only).

FIRST RECONCILIATION (CONFESSION):
– Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the church
Fr. Don and two or three more priests will be available to hear your child’s confession.  The service will begin at 6:30 p.m., and your family may leave right after your child receives their penance.  The whole service should last no longer than an hour.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION MASS DATES:
– Sunday, May 28, 2017 @ 2:00 PM
(with students from St. Dominic School)
– Sunday, June 4, 2017 @ 2:00 PM (with students from St. Mark School)

Most importantly, continue to bring your child to Mass.
Their faith will grow when they are in the presence of the Lord!

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