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Children and Youth Programs

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Children and Youth Programs

Parents are the first and primary catechists of their Children.

The Catechism of the Catholic Church states "the role of parents in education is of such importance that it is almost impossible to provide an adequate substitute."

We hope to help parents grow in confidence that it is their right and responsibility, and within their capabilities, to form their children in their Catholic Faith. Our programs begin in September and conclude in May. Classes meet on Sunday mornings from 10:30 am - 11:45 am.

We offer the following courses:

  • Catechetical Classes for Grades 1 - 12
  • First Eucharist/First Reconciliation Preparation Classes
  • Confirmation Preparation for Teens

 

Each weekly session offers opportunities for prayer, scripture stories, hands-on activities, exploration of faith through art and music.  Your child's faith will come alive through connections to the saints, feasts, seasons, daily living and the liturgical life of the Church.

We are currently accepting applications for all grade levels.  Please refer to the Faith Formation Registration Form for details.


Volunteer to be a Catechist

Volunteer catechists meet with children in a classroom setting and promote knowledge of our beliefs, full and active participation in the liturgy, moral formation and prayer life. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Adrian Mision Fulay at 510-496-7210 or .

Learning Together • Praying Together • Sharing the Gift of Our Faith • Walking Together in Christ
Contact

For more information about our faith formation programs, contact

The Parish Office

510-832-5057

or

Adrian Mison Fulay

510-496-7210