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CFS-Faith Formation

CFS-Faith Formation

Welcome to our Faith Formation Program. 

Updated Faith Formation Calendars will be available on Friday September 14th.

Classes will start the weekend of Oct 14/15,  Home School and CORI meetings have been canceled for the month of September.

Guidelines for the Faith Formation:

Parish Registration: All families in the Faith Formation Program must be registered in the Church.  If you have not done so, you may stop by the Parish Office between the hours of 9:00am - 4:30pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday or you may call to make an appointment at  (508) 336-5549.  For "forms" please go to the link cfs-formation and click faith formation forms.

Requirements for First Holy Communion Students:

  • Copy of Baptismal Certificate.
  • Successful completion of two years religious education.
  • Completion of First Penance (confession) February 29th 2019. Time TBA.
  • Retreat for First Holy Communion March 16th, 2019. Time TBA.
  • Location for First Holy Communion Retreat TBA.
  • Dates for First Holy Communion: May 4th, & 5th of 2019. May 18th & 19th of 2019. 
  • Time schedule for First Holy Communion: First Holy Communion will be celebrated during regular Mass.  
  • Location of First Holy Communion celebration: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church

Requirements for Confirmation:

  • Copy of Baptismal Certificate.
  • Copy of First Holy Communion Certificate.
  • Successful completion of religious education.
  • Completion of 15 hours Community Service within Confirmation I and II.
  • Must select a sponsor.  A sponsor needs to be Catholic, registered in his/her Parish.  A sponsor must have a Sponsor Form signed by their Parish Priest.  A parent cannot be a sponsor.
  • Must Select a confirmation Saint Name.
  • Confirmation retreat  class of 2018-19 is TBA.
  • Confirmation dates are scheduled for October 21, 2018 at 2 pm.  And October 28, 2018 at 2 pm.

 

Community service opportunity for 8th and 9th grade:

Saint Vincent dePaul food drive will be held on the weekends of October 6th, 7th and 13th and 14th 2018.  October 6th and 7th shopping bags will be distributed to the parishioners at the conclusion of Mass as they leave the Church.   We need volunteers at all Masses on the weekends of October 13th and 14th to accept returned bags and deliver them to the lower Church.  Saint Vincent dePaul will tentatively plan to move food from the Church to the food pantry the weekend of October 27th.  

If you would like to volunteer please e-mail Marilyn Cabral

 

Community Service Form.

Sponsorship Form.

Director of Religious Education:  Marilyn Cabral: cfs.marilyn@gmail.com 508-336-5549
Faith Formation inquiries: olmc.cfs.faithformation@gmail.com

 The Faith Formation Fee is $35 per student with a family maximum of $70.00.  No fee if you volunteer your time and teach Faith Formation.  All volunteers and teachers need a CORI check every year through the Diocese. After submitting your registration through the link provided below please go to our online donation page to submit payment.

 

 

 

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