The baptism of an infant or young child is truly a joyous occasion, but Baptism is not just a family celebration; it is a Sacrament. A Sacrament that should be planned well in advance. The selection of suitable godparents, who will play a very important role in the child’s life and faith development, is of utmost importance. And, what about your role as parents? Have you received all your Sacraments, including the Sacrament of Marriage? If not, maybe now is the time to take that next step and lead your child into the Catholic Faith by example.
First Reconciliation & First Eucharist:
Preparation for the Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion is a total of two years. Students will receive these
Sacraments upon the successful completion of two years of Religious Education at Corpus Christi Catholic Parish.
Preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation is a total of two years. Students will receive this final Sacrament of Initiation upon successful completion of the two-year program requirements and the student’s personal request to be Confirmed in the Catholic Church.
The Sacrament of Matrimony signifies a covenant with Christ and the Church. It gives spouses the grace to love each other as Christ loves his Church. The grace of the sacrament thus perfects the human love of the spouses, strengthens their indissoluble unity and sanctifies them on the way to eternal life.