They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and fellowship,  

to the breaking of the bread and the prayers

Acts 2:42

In the Eucharistic sacrifice the whole of creation loved by God is presented to the Father

through the death and the Resurrection of Christ

Catechism of the Catholic Church # 1359

Sacrament of the Eucharist


The normal age of preparing children to receive First Holy Communion, is age 7. 

Signs of readiness include:

  • an age appropriate understanding of Jesus being truly present in the Eucharist
  • active with parents in attending Mass regularly on Sundays and Holy Days
  • active already in Faith Formation for at least one year.  

If your child or children fit this description, please click the link below to sign up and be notified when Sacramental Prep Sessions will begin.  

*Please note, these sessions are in addition to regular Faith Formation.  Also, prior to First Communion Preparation, you and your child must go through First Reconciliation Preparation (see below!)

For more information.