Sacrament Dates

  • The Sacrament of Reconciliation / First Penance will be celebrated on Tuesday February 20 at 6:30PM.
  • The Sacrament of Holy Eucharist / First Communion will be celebrated on Saturday April 14 at 10:30AM.
  • The Sacrament of Confirmation will be celebrated on Thursday April 5 at 4:00 PM. (Most Reverend Timothy C Senior)

Parent Reflections Evenings:

  • Monday and Wednesday October 23 & 25 — Confirmation Parent Meetings — 6:45 PM in the parish social hall — Candidates will attend this meeting with parents
  • Tuesday November 21 — Parent Evening of Reflection on the Sacrament of Reconciliation — 6:45 PM in the parish hall One parent of each child preparing to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation is expected to attend this meeting. No children, please.
  • Thursday January 11 — Parent /Sponsor/Candidate Evening of Reflection on the Sacrament of Confirmation — at 6:45 PM in the parish hall — This meeting is for parents, sponsor & candidate.
  • Tuesday March 6 — Parent Evening of Reflection on the Sacrament of Holy Eucharist — at 6:45 PM — parish hall — One parent of each child preparing to receive the Sacrament of Holy Eucharist is expected to attend this meeting. No children, please.

Retreats:

  • Saturday February 10 — Confirmation Retreat — 9:00 AM to noon in parish social hall — ALL CANDIDATES
  • Saturday March 10  — First Communion Parent / Child Day of Reflection 9:00 AM to noon in school

Practices for Sacraments:

Please make every effort to be present for your practices.

  • Confirmation: Candidates during class time – Monday March 12 and Wednesday March 14
  • ALL CANDIDATES and SPONSORS – Sunday March 18 at 1:30 PM in church
  • First Communion: Communicants during class time – Wednesday April 4 & Monday April 9
  • ALL COMMUNICANTS – Tuesday April 10 at 6:30 PM in church

ANNUAL COLLECTIONS:

  • September 25 through October 25: annual collection of Peanut Butter and Jelly to support the Phila. Archdiocese Nutritional Development Service and our local food pantries. download handout
  • October 30 through November 17: collection of non-perishable food items to support FISH and The Lord’s Cupboard for Thanksgiving baskets for those in need