St. John Vianney

First Holy Communion


Sacramental Preparation Expectations - First Holy Communion
Please note:  specific dates/times/places will be published in a schedule this fall.)

1.  Child will be in third grade and attend Mass every Sunday
2.  Child will attend faith formation class through either Holy Name or Escanaba Catholic Faith Formation
3.  Attend all scheduled meetings and retreats (see schedule to be published fall 2014)
4.  Complete workbook to the satisfaction of  the Faith Formation Director by March 2015
5.  Child will write a one page report about his/her Patron Saint and turn it in by March 2015
6.  Child will memorize the Apostle's Creed and recite it to the Faith Formation Director by March 2015
7.  If not already on record, turn in a copy of child's Baptismal Certificate

First Holy Communion Preparation Schedule 2014-2015
November - Meeting for parents of all children preparing for a sacrament
January  - Parent/Child Meeting - Remembering Baptism
February  - Parent/Child Meeting - Remembering First Confession
March  - Parent/Child Meeting - Preparing for First Eucharist
March  - Completed First Eucharist Workbook Due (Return  to the ECFF Office)
May - Parent/Child - First Communion Rehearsal at your church
May - Child - First Communion Retreat
May  - First Holy Communion 

Escanaba Catholic Faith Formation
409 South 22nd Street
Escanaba, Mi 49829
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Hans Whitmer, Director of Religious education