St. Mary Catholic Church---Sacraments
Saturdays: 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 pm
Sundays: 8:30-8:45 am
Also by appointment
By appointment at least six months prior to date of wedding
Faith Formation --
During the school year
Catechists are Andrew and Thomye Lashley.
Meets Sundays after the 9am Mass (during the school year). Meet in the parish hall, enjoy coffee and donuts and then proceed to Madonna Hall.
Children who are kindergarten age through 18 are welcome. Children younger than 5 are encouraged to stay, if accompanied by their caregiver.
Preparation will include a minimum of 15 hours of instruction each year for three years totaling 45 hours of instruction. One-third--or 15--hours shall involve catechesis with the parents.
Grade 1: Establish a basic understanding of what the sacraments are, why they're necessary, and initial exposition (especially of Reconciliation, Confirmation, and Holy Eucharist)
Grade 2: Preparation for celebration of Reconciliation, which takes place near the end grade 2.
Grade 3: Preparation for celebration of Confirmation and First Holy Communion, which takes place near the end of grade 3.
Eucharist for the home bound
Anointing of the Sick