General Information

General Information

Baptism: Call our parish office to schedule the baptism of your infant. For older children, contact the parish office for more information.

Confirmation of grade 10 and up*: Generally, we start a new group every year. The diocese requires attendance in religious education the year before Confirmation preparation. Contact Jill Page for teens and adults.

First Communion-2nd grade and up: Generally, it is at the second grade level when First Holy Communion is received. Your child should have been enrolled and attending our Religious Formation classes at least since first grade. For older children, and adults contact Jill Page for more information.

Reconciliation-2nd grade and up: First Reconciliation (Penance or Confession) is to be received prior to First Communion. Contact Jill Page for older children and Fr. Bob Pienta for adults. Continuing Penance or Reconciliation is celebrated on Saturdays at 4:00 pm in the church, or by appointment.

Convert Instruction: For the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and First Communion for Adults, the Rite of Christian Initiation (RCIA) or sometimes referred to as conversion to Catholicism, contact Jill Page for more information.

Matrimony: Generally there is a period of nine months during which couples prepare themselves to receive this sacrament. Call our parish office for details and to schedule your wedding date. If either party has been previously married there is a required procedure that must be followed to obtain a Declaration of Freedom to marry again in the Catholic Church. For more details on Annulments read the articles on the About Page and then contact Diane Dover or Fr. Bob Pienta.

Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick: Prior to surgery or other need, call the Parish office for your request.