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  • Religious Education

     

    2021 Registrations for all Ages and Sacraments

    With recent changes by the Diocese of Salt Lake City, Religious Education for Confirmation and First Holy Communion have transitioned to 2-YR Programs. In the future, we hope to have first and second year offered at the same time.

    RELIGIOUS EDUCATION REGISTRATION 2021-2022
    BEGINS Sundays, AUGUST 1st, 8th, and 15th, 11AM-3PM and AUGUST 2nd - 6th, 9AM-4PM
    MUST BRING a copy of child’s birth and baptism certificates and payment

     

    LAST DAY FOR REGISTRATIONS

    AUGUST 29th 2021

    PLEASE CONTACT

    THE RELIGIOUS EDUCATION OFFICE

    435-752-1478 EXT.106 

    IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS

    For all:
    K-7 th Grade-Level Catechesis - $30.00
    1st Year First Reconciliation/Communion Sacrament Prep (2nd -11th grades) - $90.00
    1st Year Confirmation Sacrament Prep (8th -11th grades) - $90.00

    Cost:
    $30 Grade Level Catechesis class, includes: Workbook and all other supplies and materials
    $90 for 2 Years of Sacrament Prep Classes, includes: 2 Workbooks, Bible, Catholic Prayers and Practices Booklet and all
    other supplies and materials

    Please let others know that now is the time to register their children for:
    First Reconciliation/Communion (2nd - 7th graders), Confirmation (8th -12th graders) and Religious Education Classes (K - 7th
    graders).
    What to bring: Your child’s Birth Certificate and Baptism Certificate and payment (cash or check preferred).

     

     

     

    QUESTIONS FAMILIES CAN BE THINKING ABOUT BEFORE REGISTERING THEIR CHILD/REN IN SACRAMENTAL CLASSES FOR THIS COMING 2021/2022 -  2022/2023.

    Readiness Indicators for FIRST RECONCILIATION AND FIRST COMMUNION:

    • Family is attending Mass at this parish

    • There are religious symbols in the home (crucifix, saint statutes...)

    • There is prayer in the home (meal, night, morning...)

    • Child realizes they will enter a process where they will receive Jesus

    • Child has ever been enrolled in prior Religious Education Classes

    • Child is aware of a few Bible stories (family reads Scripture)

    • Child has knowledge of basic prayers and Catholic teachings

     

    Readiness Indicators for CONFIRMATION:

    • Candidate attends Mass regularly in this parish

    • Has received the Sacraments of First Reconciliation & First Eucharist

    • There are religious symbols in the home (crucifix, saint statue...)

    • There is prayer in the home (mealtime, evening prayer, morning prayer..)

    • Candidate realizes he/she will enter a process where he/she will receive the Gifts of the Holy Spirit

    • Candidate has attended prior Religious Education Classes

    • Candidate and parents realize they will be dedicating some time to serving within the parish and community at large

    • Candidate and parents have experienced a family or youth retreat

    • Candidate and parents have a prayer life and are acquainted with Scripture & have knowledge of basic prayers and Catholic teachings

    • Candidate and parents have completed a discipleship experience

    • Candidate has a sincere desire to be confirmed

    • Candidate and parents understand the importance of confirmation candidates’  sponsor involvement