Religious Formation News – PreK through Adult

Dear Parents and Guardians –

This Sunday is a Family Mass at 10:45 a.m. Again, the kids will be practicing in the church at the end of class, so please meet your children in the church. Kids will sit with parents during the Family Mass.

Sale of olive wood gifts in Adrians Hall after all Masses next weekend (February 23/24) Bethlehem Handicrafts is proud to be able to display the work of the 1 percent Christians in the Holy Land to our parish, showcasing many beautiful olive wood figurines. Visit their display! For more information and to view available products, please visit:

Elementary School and Middle School:

We will continue our Safe Environment program, Circle of Grace, this Sunday. Here is a short synopsis of it:

Some of the grades have a parent letter again this week – your kids will bring these handouts home from class. If your child missed last week’s class, ask his or her catechist for last week’s parent letters as well. You can see all the materials for parents on our website:

If you have any questions about the material, please feel free to contact Laura Escalera!

Middle School:

Middle School Youth Fest is next weekend, Saturday, February 23 at 6 p.m. at the Shrine of St. Therese.  Parents are encouraged to join teens for the talk on Social Media at 7:40 p.m.  Check out the information on the Middle School Youth Fest below or on our website:

Summer Mission Trip – Just 5 Days:  Please let me know if your middle school student is interested in the Mission trip this summer on July 15-19 in Alamosa CO.  Here is a link for more information:

High School:

Discipleship classes resume this Sunday at 4:30 p.m.  High School is covering the Circle of Grace safe environment program this Sunday.  See grade 9 parent letter attached.

High School Youth Fest is next Sunday, February 24th at the Shrine of St Therese 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • We are still accepting Youth Fest registrations!  Please turn in this weekend!
  • Parent/Guardians join kids for “Social Media” Talk at 2:55 p.m.
  • Event concludes with Mass at 4:00 p.m. with Bishop Berg
  • More information below and on the website:

Calling all female high school seniors!  You are invited to apply for the 2019 Betty Filpi Diocesan Council of Catholic Women Scholarship. Click here for the flyer for more information.

Save the Date:

City-Wide Youth Fest!  Alive in Christ!  February 23 & 24  We are still accepting Youth Fest registrations!  Please turn in this weekend!

Middle School Youth Fest – Saturday, February 23 at 6 p.m. at the Shrine of St. Therese.

High School Youth Fest – Sunday, February 24 at noon at the Shrine of St. Therese.

Parents are invited for the talk on Social Media at the end of each session.

Middle school info is here:

 High School info is here: