First Eucharist

General Information:  Preparation for the Sacrament of First Communion begins in September of the school year.  Students in Grade 2 prepare as part of their religion academic program in the Catholic schools or in the “Catechetical” parish program (for those students in non Catholic schools). For information on the Catehetical program offered by our parish, please refer to the “Catechetics” tab on our website.  Celebration of the Sacrament of First Communion takes place over 3 weekends following Easter Sunday of each calendar year.

There will be a First Communion Parent Meeting – this coming Wednesday March 20th at 7:00 p.m. for parents whose children attend St. Marguerite d’Youville, Holy Family, St. Andrew & St. Gregory the Great Catholic Schools and for parents of children enrolled in our Parish catechetical program. You are asked to return your child’s registration package if you have not done so already


THE SACRAMENT OF FIRST COMMUNION WILL BE CELEBRATED AS FOLLOWS:

1:00 p.m. – Sunday, April 28th, 2019 – St. Gregory the Great & Parish Catechetical Students

1:00 p.m. – Sunday, May 5th, 2019 – St. Marguerite d’Youville & Holy Family

1:00 p.m. – Saturday, May 11th, 2019 – St. Andrew