WHAT the Catechism Teaches: “At the Last Supper… our Savior instituted the Eucharistic sacrifice of his Body and Blood. …a sacrament of love, a sign of unity, a bond of charity, a Paschal banquet in which Christ is consumed, the mind is filled with grace, and a pledge of future glory is given to us” CCC #1323 Find more here…

CHURCH Policy: ALL candidates for 1st Holy Communion must be Baptized Catholic, or make a Profession of Faith, and then be properly prepared.

As a child, 1st Holy Communion Prep. takes place during our 2nd grade PLN Religious Education Program including 3 parent/child meetings.

As an adult, 1st Holy Communion Prep. may include the RCIA process or individual sessions – email Fr. Kawalec or call (330-699-5086 x.1000) for this determination.

Required Forms & Info: ALL Families must Register on ParishSOFT.
Then Register your child for classes by following these Directions.
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