Quinceañera

A Mass of Thanksgiving with a blessing. Masses are scheduled on a Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. These masses MUST be scheduled at least 6 months in advance. Quince Años Celebration Options-the family chooses one of the following: The celebration of the Quinceñera is a special time...

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Baptism

What are the Requirements for Baptism? For a child to be baptized in the Catholic Church there must be a basis for hope that the child will be raised in the Catholic faith. In practice, this generally means that at least one parent is Catholic.   Our Archdiocese requires parents...

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First Holy Communion

First Holy Communion is one of our three sacraments of initiation. It is through these sacraments of initiation that we become full members of the Church. We receive the Holy Eucharist for the first time during the First Holy Communion. The Holy Eucharist refers to Christ’s body, blood, soul, and...

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Confirmation

What the Catholic sacrament of Confirmation means? Confirmation, is the third sacrament of initiation, establishes young adults as full-fledged members of the faith. This sacrament is called Confirmation because the faith given in Baptism is now confirmed and made strong. During your Baptism, your parents and godparents make promises to renounce Satan...

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RCIA

 Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults The Rite of Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is the process by which persons interested in becoming Catholic or inquiring into the Catholic faith are led through a prayerful study of our faith. Volunteers Volunteers are needed to serve as sponsors, help with hospitality, and...

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