First Eucharist at St. Benedict Preparatory School
Children who attend St. Benedict Preparatory School prepare for first Eucharist during through the first and second grade religion curriculum. The second grade teacher does the immediate preparation including a day time retreat, and a special Agape dinner. First Eucharist is celebrated during the Easter Season at a special Eucharistic Celebration on a Saturday Morning.
First Eucharist at St. Benedict Religious Education
Children who attend St. Benedict Religious Education prepare for two years. Classes are held once a week on Wednesday evenings or Sunday mornings. The first Eucharist catechists plan a special retreat day for all the children and their families just before first Eucharist. First Eucharist is celebrated during the Easter season at a special Eucharistic celebration on a Saturday or Sunday morning.
First Communion preparation classes are coordinated by the Director of Catechesis, Mr. Daniel Hughes at St. Benedict Parish. Please contact Mr. Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.