Christian Formation - Youth Holy Hour Schedule


(replacing the Youth Oriented Reconciliation Service)


Reconciliation Services for students in grades 3 – 11 have been replaced by the Youth Holy Hour.  This hour-long service consists of prayer, Eucharistic Adoration and the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Grade 2 students attend a special First Reconciliation Prayer Service in December.

Annual celebration of Reconciliation (forgiveness, mercy, repentance, confession) encourages children and youth to understand and experience that reconciling with God, with others, and with oneself is central to the message of Jesus in the Gospels.

Grade 2:  Reconciliation Prayer Service (attendance required) – Saturday, December 4, 2021  10:00-11:15 am in Church.  Individual reception of Sacrament available after service (optional).

Grades 3 -11:  Youth Holy Hour – Students will be REQUIRED to attend ONE of the services listed below with the opportunity to receive the Sacrament.

                                       IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2021 - 2022

                                Youth Holy Hour / Parish Reconciliation Services

                          Sunday, October 24   - 5:00 – 6:00 pm in Church (YHH)

                     Tuesday, December 14   - 6:30 pm in Church (Parish oriented) 
                                                               at St. Joseph, Big Bend)

                     Thursday, February 10   - 6:30 – 7:30 pm in Church (YHH)

                           Tuesday, March 29   - 6:30 – 7:30 pm in Church (YHH)

                          Wednesday, April 6   - 7:00 pm in Church (Parish oriented)