Religious Education

Registration for the 2022-2023 Catechetical Year

  • Join us for children's religious education and prepare for the sacraments of Baptism, First Communion, and Confirmation!
  • Grades 1-8
  • RCIC
  • RCIT for Teens
  • RCIA for Adults
  • For more info on Sacraments for Adults, please check out the 'Sacraments' tab on the website (RCIA) or contact the parish office
There are two ways to register:

METHOD 1

You can now register and pay online by clicking the button below:
Register Online


By registering online, it will automatically go to the Director of Religious Education, Mr. Freddy Burke (FreddyBurkeDRE@gmail.com)


METHOD 2

Download the application form and send it back completed to the Parish Office - Attn: Freddy Burke. You can complete the payment using the buttons below. You may also pay the registration fee at the parish office.
Download English Registration Form 2022-2023 Download Spanish Registration Form 2022-2023
Payment

Religious Education Program Payment – 1 Child

Fill out the form below to make your payment to our Religious Education Program for 2020-2021.

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$ 50.00
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Donation Total: $50.00

Religious Education Program Payment – 2 Children

Fill out the form below to make your payment to our Religious Education Program for 2020-2021.

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$ 75.00
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Donation Total: $75.00

Religious Education Program Payment – 3 Children or more

Fill out the form below to make your payment to our Religious Education Program for 2020-2021.

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$ 100.00
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Donation Total: $100.00


For any questions, please call the parish office today!

Email: Freddy Burke at FreddyBurkeDRE@gmail.com

Freddy Burke
Director of Religious Education
201-434-8500 x102


Children's Religious Education Sacrament Class Policies

For Adult Sacraments and Information, please check out the 'Sacraments' tab on the website. (RCIA)

Baptism

Ages 6 and Above.

Must register for Religious Education Classes and attend class for at least (1) full year, in order to receive the Sacrament of Baptism. (Rel. Ed. Baptisms may ONLY take place during the Easter Vigil. )

At Least one Godparent must have received their Sacraments of Baptism, 1st Holy Communion and Confirmation. Godparents are required to provide a copy of their Confirmation Certificate or Letter of Eligibility to the parish office.

For adults who want to be Godparents, but did not receive their Sacrament of Confirmation, they must register for RCIA - sacraments for Adults. These classes are from September to April. Check out the 'Sacraments' tab on the website.

For Infant Baptisms to Age 5, please visit the 'Sacraments' tab, Baptism section on the Website.

1st Holy Communion

Must register for Religious Education Classes for at least (2) Full Years of 1st Communion Classes Preparation.

1st Year - 1st Graders

2nd Year - 2nd Graders

Students who complete (2 Full Years of Sacrament Classes Preparation) will receive their 1st Holy Communion in the Spring of their 2nd Year.

Completion of Requirements will be reviewed by the Director of Religious Education.

1st Penance and Reconciliation

Students preparing for 1st Holy Communion, also prepare to receive the Sacrament of 1st Penance and Reconciliation.

This sacrament takes place in the late winter, or early spring of the 1st Holy Communion student's 2nd year.

Confirmation

Must register for Religious Education classes for at least (2) Full years of Confirmation Classes.

1st Year - 7th Graders

2nd Year - 8th Graders

Students who complete (2 Full Years of Sacrament Classes Preparation) will receive their Confirmation in the Spring of their 2nd Year.

Completion of Requirements will be reviewed by the Director of Religious Education.

The Confirmation sponsor must have received their Sacraments of Baptism, 1st Holy Communion and Confirmation. The Sponsor is required to provide a copy of their Confirmation Certificate or Letter of Eligibility to the parish office.

For adults who want to be Confirmation Sponsors, but did not receive their Sacrament of Confirmation, they must register for RCIA - sacraments for Adults. These classes are from September to April. Check out the 'Sacraments' tab on the website.

(RCIT) Rite of Christian Initiation for Teens - (Sacraments for High School/Teens)

Students who are of high school age (14 - 17) and need the Sacraments of Baptism or 1st Holy Communion or Confirmation (or all three) may register using the link/form. For additional information please contact the parish office.