Programs and Sacrament Prep
Children’s Liturgy of the Word
During our 4:00 PM Saturday Mass and 11:00 AM Sunday liturgies, children are invited to take part in the Children's Liturgy of the Word. This provides children with the opportunity to hear the readings of the day from the Children's Lectionary and to discuss these readings with catechists. Children's Liturgy of the Word continues this weekend, Saturday January 27, 2018 at 4:00 PM and Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 11:00 AM.
Faith Formation for Grades 6-8
Regular Sessions for Youth in Grades 6-8 will continue on January 30, 2018 at 6:30 PM, but will be cancelled on February 6, 2018 due to Coal Bowl.
First Eucharist (First Communion)
Children preparing for First Eucharist are expected to attend Children’s Liturgy of the Word (Saturday’s at 4:00 PM or Sundays at 11:00AM in the Parish Church of Saint Leonard) as well as Faith Formation classes, Tuesdays at 6:30 PM in the Pastoral Centre (5310 Union Hwy). If you were unable to attend the Parent’s Meeting, please pick up your materials at the Pastoral Centre. The First Eucharist Inscription will took place the weekend of January 20-21, 2018. If you have not passed in your child’s photo, you can do so by bringing it to Faith Formation Class on Tuesday evening or Children’s Liturgy of the word at the weekend Masses. The next Faith Formation session is Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:30 PM. First Eucharist will take place on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 4:00 PM and Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM.
Sacrament of Confirmation
The parent meeting for the month of January was held on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7:00 PM. The meeting was very well attended. Next parents meeting takes place on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM. Inscription for Confirmation Candidates takes place this weekend, January 27 at the 4:00 PM Mass, and January 28 at the 11:00 AM Mass. Please note: Confirmation classes will be cancelled on Monday, January 29, 2018 for exams. Classes resume on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 7:30 PM