FAITH FORMATION IS FOR EVERYONE, AT EVERY AGE,  24/7,  365 DAYS A YEAR. 

We invite you to stay connected to the Family Faith Formation Website: http://cre.stedward.com and  http://seekingfaith.stedward.com

FAITH FORMATION REGISTRATION – Click link to register: Register for Faith Formation  Tuition: $150.00

Please contact the Faith Formation office if you need more information. Phone: 949-496-6011; Email: faithformation@stedward.com

READ ABOUT OUR SUNDAY SESSIONS GROUPS BELOW:

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*TINY ANGELS  (Liturgy of the Word) AGE- preschool and kindergarten.

This class takes place on Sunday morning, during the 9:00 AM mass.  Children of preschool and kindergarten age are able to hear the Sunday readings and have fun experiences at their level.    This is a parent co-op program–all parents are invited to be part of  leading and participating in this simple yet enriching experience.

 

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*FIRST COMMUNION PREPARATION (GRADES 1-3)  is an intergenerational process that may begin as soon as a child enters first grade.     Parents and children study together at home and then come to  Sunday Sessions from  9:00-10:30 am, once a month, for further enrichment and hands-on experiences.

 

*First Communion 1  ~~   Entering Grades 1-2      (new to the program)

*First Communion 2  ~~   Entering Grades 2-3     (continuing the program)

*First Communion 3  ~~   Entering Grade 3           (new to the program)

*FIRST COMMUNION UPPER GRADES  (ALREADY BAPTIZED): FISH Program (Families Initiating Sacraments at Home) ~ Entering Grades 4-12    Sacramental preparation classes for older children (grades 4-8) and teens (grades 9-12) who have NOT received the  sacraments of initiation (Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist) is a one year process. An entrance interview with the Director of Faith Formation will be scheduled for students and parents after enrollment.

*CATECHUMENATE  (NOT BAPTIZED) : FISH Program (Families Initiating Sacraments at Home)  ~~  Entering Grades 2-12  – Sacramental preparation classes for older children (grades 2-8) and teens (grades 9-12) who have not received the sacraments of initiation (Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist) is a one year process. An entrance interview with the Director of Faith Formation will be scheduled for students and parents after enrollment.

 

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*ELEMENTARY GRADES 3-5 : After First Communion. Children and parents come together once a month for intergenerational Faith Formation education and  experiences from 9:00am – 10:30am in the school building.  In between the sessions, materials are sent home for further study.

 

 

 

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*MIDDLE SCHOOL  “OUTLET”  (Grades 6-8), also known as “OUTLET”  takes place on Sunday afternoons, 4:00-5:15 pm, in the school gym, twice a month. Youth and parents come together for fellowship, instruction and hands-on experiences of their faith

 

 

 

 

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*CONFIRMATION – High School (Grades 9-12) Any teen who wants to be confirmed must enroll in our 2 year process that includes once-a-month class sessions (with parents) at 3:30pm on Sunday and on-line classes that may be accessed daily.

*RCIA AND ADULT CONFIRMATION– please click on the “Adult Faith Formation” tab for more information and/or go to http://seekingfaith.stedward.com

QUESTIONS? Call the Faith Formation Office (949) 496-6011 or send us an email: faithformation@stedward.com

STAFF:

  • Donna Couch, Director of Faith Formation – Email
  • Aimee Martinez, Sunday Coordinator – Email
  • Laura Schuberg, Director of Youth Ministires – Email
  • Judy Mastracchio, Coordinator of Middle School Ministry – Email
  • Karina Perea Lopez – Coordinator of Hispanic Faith Formation  – Email
  • Liz Iorio, Administrative Assistant – Email
  • Mary Roman, Administrative Assistant and Records – Email