Mass Schedule

Monday – Friday: 8am | 9am
Saturday: 8am | 5pm
Sunday: 8am | 10am | 12pm

Children's Faith Formation

First Holy Communion and Confirmation Education

First Holy Communion – 2 year process

  • Prep 1 – Parent and Child Classes until May.
  • Although we expect that your family attends Mass weekly, once a month please put a coupon in the basket outside the church doors in the lobby.

Levels 2 through 6

  • Weekly on Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4:30-5:30 and Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30.

Level 3 and Level 4:

  • Curriculum includes introduction to church, study of sacraments
  • The holy Trinity, the rosary and liturgical calendar, traditional
  • Prayers such as Hail Mary, Our Father, the saints, and morality
  • Including sin, 10 commandments, corporal works of mercy

Level 5:

  • Morality emphasis and reception of the Sacrament of Reconciliation
  • Sacrament of reconciliation by students and parents
  • In-depth review of reconciliation, conscience, making good moral choices, original sin, free will, beatitudes, scripture study

Confirmation

  • For students in Prep 7 & Prep 8
  • Parent and student gather for monthly workshops for doctrinal Instruction, discussion, prayer and experiential component
  • Each child will commit to putting their God-given Faith Into Action (F.I.A) here at OLOG and in the larger community
  • Mass attendance with monthly scripture reflection
  • Two Independent workbooks to be completed in each grade. One is due in January and the other in April
Faith Formation Office(631) 661-9353
First Holy Communion Prep 1 & Prep 2
(Grades 1, 2 & older)
Sacrament Prep 3, Prep 4, & Prep 5
(Grade levels 3, 4 & 5)
Confirmation program
Confirmation Prep 6, Prep 7 & Prep 8
(Grade levels 6, 7 & 8)

Margaret Harnisch, Director of Ministry with Children and Families: faithformation@ourladyofgrace.net
Mary Ellen Kunis — Special Education
MaryAnn Lyons, Maria Fischer – Faith Formation Secretaries

FAITH FORMATION HOURS: Monday through Thursday 9am to 4pm; Friday 9am to 2pm; weekends when classes are in session; and evenings by appointment only.

Faith Formation 2022 Registration