SMALL GROUP SESSIONS

1st Eucharist Small Group Session

2 Sessions in the Church Classroom or Hall

Approximately 1 hour session

** parent attends with child**

* please come through the South side church doors ( small parking lot)

and security will direct you to the classroom

Cup of Life Small Group Session: COMPLETE

Breaking Bread Session: COMPLETE

 

Rehearsal: * practice receiving and walk through with your child

Fri May 31 @ 6pmCamille, FIDES, Holy Family, St Elizabeth, St Teresa

Fri June 7 @ 6pm  - Maryview, Fr Voisin, St Martin's, St Pat's, others 

 

MASS TIMES: 

Sat June 01, 2019 @ 11am in the church  - Camille, FIDES, Holy Family, St Elizabeth, St Teresa

 Sat June 08, 2019 @ 11am in the church  - Maryview, Fr Voisin, St Martin's, St Pat's 

** please be at the church by 10:30am to sign in, pick up certificate and be ready for Mass**

 

If you need to choose a different group

please contact Charmaine at charmaine.marcinek@caedm.ca or 403-347-3114 

 

IF YOU HAVE MISSED A SMALL GROUP SESSION

Please go through the information attached.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Charmaine at 403-347-3114 or charmaine.marcinek@caedm.ca

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BREAKING BREAD TAKE HOME VERSION
Question Answer Sheet 2019.docx
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QUESTION AND ANSWER SHEET
Question Answer Sheet 2019.docx
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PRACTICE SHEET ON HOW TO RECEIVE HOLY COMMUNION
Receiving Holy Communion.docx
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Registration and Parent Session:

REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED

 

For students in Grade 2 (age 7) or older who have already received Baptism and are continuing their journey through the Sacraments.

Please bring a copy of your child’s Baptism Certificate

Registration Fee - $40.00 cash or cheque (to offset cost of books and materials)

Parental Expectations:

Parents must attend a Parent Information Session.

Please contact Charmaine to set up an appointment

(403) 347-3114 or charmaine.marcinek@caedm.ca

 

At least 1 parent attends all group sessions with their child.  

It is important for families to share and deepen their understanding of the Catholic faith.

 

Welcome to your child's year to prepare to receive the Sacrament of 1st Eucharist and Reconciliation! Please read through this page prior to filling out the registration form

found at the bottom of the page.

1. As soon as possible you must submit the following:

a.     The Online Registration Form found at the bottom of this page.

b.     A PHOTOCOPY of your Child's Baptismal Certificate (with School name on the back).

c.      Your registration fee - $40.00 cash or cheque (to offset cost of books and materials)

 

d.      A wallet sized photo of your child for the Cup of Life Session to put up at the back of the church.

 

You are the primary educator of your child in the Sacraments.

 The parish and the schools are here to assist you in this process.  

The classes are meant to supplement what you are already doing, and will be doing, in the home.  

It is up to you as parents to work through the work book alongside your child.  

Let this be a special time for you.  Share from your own experiences and stories.  

Answer their questions and listen to their joys and struggles.  

 

If for any reason your are struggling with the experience of working through the materials

or helping to prepare your child for the Sacraments,

please contact the parish by phone or email, and speak to us. 

 

We are here to help.  

You will receive an updated Calendar with dates and schedules for your child by e-mail.

 

Your child needs to have received 1st Reconciliation  BEFORE they receive 1st Eucharist.

 

If your child has NOT received Baptism or has been Baptized in another faith, and would like to continue their Sacraments in the Catholic Faith, please contact us for options. (403-347-3114)

please contact the parish by phone or email, and speak to us. 

 

Thank you for taking the time to Register your child

for the Sacraments of 1st Reconciliation and 1st Eucharist.  

 

Please Note: Once the form is complete you will see a message confirming it has been submitted.  

If the form remains on the screen and no message displays, it is because you are missing a required component.  

PLEASE upload and COMPLETE THE CENSUS FORM AND PIPA FORM BELOW, Thanks

Please bring completed forms to the Information Orientation Session in or to St Mary's Parish Office.

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CENSUS FORM
Please print, complete and pass it into the Parish Office or at Registration Evening. This is required by all families to complete and have on file. REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION OF SACRAMENTS.
Census Form.pdf
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PERSONAL INFORMATION AND PROTECTION OF PRIVACY ACT (PIPA)
Please print, complete and pass it into the Parish Office or at Registration Evening. This is required by all families to complete and have on file. Please include all your children on 1 form. REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION OF SACRAMENTS.
PIPA Registration Consent Form 907B.pdf
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2018-2019 CALENDAR (updated April 5, 2019)
2018-2019 1st Reconciliation 1st Euchari
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REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED