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CATECHESIS...

Living out our Baptismal Promise

Forming our faith is an ongoing, never-ending lifelong journey.

CONFIRMATION SACRAMENTAL PREPARATION

In a letter to all pastors, Bishop Dewane has said that, “Preparation for reception of confirmation will be a two year process, beginning in grade 9, culminating in the reception of the sacrament at the end of grade 10. First Eucharist will continue to be received at the end of 2nd grade. This will be the policy for Confirmation and First Communion in all the Parishes, Chapels and Missions of the Diocese of Venice and is keeping with the practices of the other six dioceses throughout the province.”

Thus, ALL High School Confirmation candidates must be registered and attending Wednesday evening youth group two years prior to receiving the sacrament. Registration is now open.

 

What is Center for Ministry Development?

The Center's programs and services are designed to assist the Youth to understand the teachings and pastoral plans of the Catholic Church.

Rooted in Catholic vision, the program inspires the youth to foster lifelong faith formation, and promote the participation of the people of God.

What is Call to Discipleship?

Call to Discipleship is a catechetical program for middle and high school youth that makes the connections between life and faith by utilizing the experiences of youth, presenting a core theological message, and helping youth apply the truth of faith to everyday life.