Classes: Grades 7-12

 

WEEKLY FAITH FORMATION CLASSES
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Grades 7 and 8 (Confirmation 1):

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 Wednesdays, 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm (Beginning September 20, 2017)         
 Wednesdays, 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm (Beginning September 20, 2017)   
 Sundays, 8:50 am - 10:05 am (Beginning September 24, 2017)       

Our onsite sessions for Grades 7-8 feature a mixed Middle School presentation: engaging DVD/discussion curricula from Ascension Press, covering topics such as bliblical literacy, Theology of the Body, and Catholic faith basics. The material we cover aligns with diocesanwide requirements described BELOW, including supplementation with the diocesan-required textbook we've been using for many years (BELOW). Faith literacy of all Grade 8 students is assessed each and every spring, using the national ACRE religious-education testing tool.

 

 

 

Grades 9 and Up (Confirmation 1 and Confirmation 2): 

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 Wednesdays, 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm (Beginning October 4, 2017)   
 Sundays, 8:50 am - 10:05 am (Beginning October 1, 2017) 

Our onsite classes for Confirmation 1 and Confirmation 2 feature a mixed High School presentation: engaging DVD/discussion curricula from Ascension Press, Dynamic Catholic, and Loyola Press to supplement our basic textbook, The Catholic Faith Handbook for Youth. Over the course of two years, we do an indepth study of the "Four Pillars" of the Catechism of the Catholic Church:

We also tap many parts of the Decision Point program from Dynamic Catholic. The material we cover aligns with diocesanwide requirements described BELOW. Faith literacy of all Confirmation 2 students is assessed each and every spring, using the national ACRE religious-education testing tool. using the national ACRE religious-education testing tool.

       

   

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DIOCESAN CATECHETICAL REQUIREMENTS: