Celebrating Our Catholic Faith
Preschool, Kindergarten, and Grade 1 Students: Active Learning of Prayers & Bible Stories Classroom Location: Church Lower Level Primary Wing: Nursery, Lower Level Kitchen, KC Room Primary Grade Students participate in age-appropriate learning of prayer & bible stories with activities in art and movement. Children bring to class each week a book bag of OSV The Catholic Prayer Book for Children, WhipperSnapper Books A Peak Into My Church, and Zonderkids The Beginner’s Bible and The Beginner’s Bible Super–Duper Mighty Jumbo Activty Book. Parents are encouraged to practice the weekly prayers with your child.
Sacramental Preparation / La Primera Reconciliacion y Comunion: Dynamic Catholic Blessed! Students entering Grade 2 and older prepare for First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion Classroom Location: Church lower level classroom Students and Parents experience God’s abiding love and forgiveness in preparation for the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Holy Communion. Students bring to class each week a book bag of Dynamic Catholic Blessed! (Blessed! workbooks available in Spanish) Parents attend monthly meetings to receive information for their child’s preparation for the sacraments.
Third, Fourth, & Fifth Grade Children’s Scripture Study: St Mary’s Press Discovery! Classroom Location: Chapel, Music Room, and Sanctuary Third Grade Bible Study: Living in Jesus’ Kingdom – The Church Fourth Grade Bible Study: Living Salvation – Jesus Came to Save Us Fifth Grade Bible Study: Living the presence of Jesus – Mass and the Sacraments Students bring to class each week a book bag of St. Mary’s Press Discovery! Bible & folder. Parents are encouraged to take 10 minutes per day to read the Bible with your child.
Mark your calendars for Devotion Nights at church:
September 8: 6:00pm – 7:00pm Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
September 29: 6:00pm – 7:00pm Living Rosary
December 8: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Holy Day Mass: Immaculate Conception
January 19, 2022 6:00pm – 7:00pm Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
March 2, 2022 6:00pm – 7:00pm Ash Wednesday
Mass April 13, 2022 6:00pm – 7:00pm Stations of the Cross
Families must register for Faith Formation 2021-22 by Aug 27. 2021
Mara Mangan, Director of Faith Formation, (507) 645-8816 ext. 205 or e-mail