First Reconciliation and First Eucharist

First Reconciliation –is normally celebrated prior to the reception of First Eucharist. Our current schedule includes studies in preparation for the reception of this sacrament in second grade of our Parish School or Christian Formation Classes. In addition to the classroom studies, all students are expected to attend a Saturday morning retreat in final preparation for reception of First Reconciliation.

There is a parent meeting on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 12 p.m.  The 1st Reconciliation Retreat for the children is Saturday, December 1, 2018, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  Parents are asked to volunteer at either the 1st Reconciliation retreat or the 1st Communion retreat.

1st Reconciliation will take place on Tuesday, January 8, 2019.

First Communion (Eucharist) – is celebrated during the Easter Season at the Parish weekend liturgies. Studies in preparation for this celebration are normally conducted during the second grade of our Parish School and Christian Formation classes. In addition to classroom studies all students are expected to attend a Saturday morning Retreat in final preparation for the reception of their First Eucharist.

There is a parent meeting on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 12 p.m.  The 1st Communion Retreat for the children is Saturday, March 23, 2019, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  Parents are asked to volunteer at either the 1st Reconciliation retreat or the 1st Communion retreat.

1st Communion will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2019 or Sunday, April 28, 2019.

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Contact: 262-375-6500, ext 120 / cfoffice@stjosephgrafton.org