Sacramental Preparation for Confirmation and First Holy Communion
Holy Family is one of several parishes in the Diocese of San Jose that has been granted permission to include the Sacrament of Confirmation at the reception of First Holy Communion. At Holy Family any child preparing for and receiving First Holy Communion will also prepare for and receive the sacraments of First Reconciliation and Confirmation prior to receiving First Holy Communion.
Any child who has been baptized Roman Catholic, is at the age of discretion (7 years of age and in 2nd grade) or older may enroll in the two year process for Sacramental Prep.
Enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year will begin August 4. Parent Orientation for 2nd year students wil be held on Wednesday, August 24 from 6:30p-8p in the Community Center. Classes for 2nd year students begins the week of September 29. This year second year students may choose from an afternoon session on Tuesday or evening session on Wednesday.
- Any child (age 7 or older) who has received 1st Holy Communion (Eucharist) and has not yet celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation is welcome to join the Preparation Process. Please contact the Faith Formation Office at 408-265-5374.
- Children who are not baptized or baptized in another Faith Tradition and are interested in becoming fully initiated in the Catholic Church, are asked to call the Faith Formation Office 408-265-5374