Baptism, Confirmation, and Holy Communion – those are the Sacraments of Initiation, and that is the traditional order of reception. Unfortunately (and unintentionally) the order of receiving them got changed in most of the Western Church, so that Confirmation is seen more as a kind of “rite of passage” for those in their teenage years. [...]
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION and CONFIRMATION will be Thursday, February 4th, 2016. Students in 2nd grade, or older, are eligible to register for both First Communion and Confirmation. Enrolled students in The Atonement Academy will receive instruction during the course of the year. All other students should be prepared by their parents.