If you have more than 4 children to register for Faith Fomation, please call the office and we will add to your form. Mrs. Berna (503)845-4282
-For Baptism please submit a copy of the child’s BIRTH CERTIFICATE.
-For Eucharist, Reconciliation, and Confirmation, please submit a copy of the child’s BAPTISMAL CERTIFICATE.*
-To receive Sacraments, regular Faith Formation Class attendance(either Sunday mornings 11:10am-12:20pm OR Wednesday evenings 6:30-8pm), in addition to Sacrament Prep Class is required.
-Eucharist (1st Communion) is a 2-year process. Both years, in addition to regular Faith Formation Classes, they will also attend Sacrament Prep Classes the 1st Monday of each month 6:30-7:45pm. 1st year: Reconciliation Preparation. 2nd year: Eucharist Preparation. There is also a required day-retreat for each year. (They will receive their 1st Reconciliation towards the end of the 1st year**, and their 1st Communion towards the end of the 2nd year.)
-Confirmation is a 2-year process. Both years, youth are required to attend regular Youth Ministry Meetings, AND; for the 1st year of Confirmation preparation the youth must also attend Confirmation classes the 1st Monday of each month 6:30-7:45pm; for the 2nd year of Confirmation preparation the youth must also attend Confirmation Classes on additional Sundays throughout the year 2:00-4:0pm, attend Confirmation retreat, and submit various projects. See calendar for times & dates)
*Not necessary if Baptized at St. Mary Catholic Church, Mt. Angel.
**For the year of 2020-21, the Eucharist students, who were unable to have a Reconciliation Retreat in the 2019-20 year will have an optional Reconciliation Retreat in the Fall.
FEES / PAYMENTS / Finacial Assistance
RELEASE & SIGNATURE
I (the undersigned parent/guardian) do hereby release the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon and St. Mary Catholic Church, Mt. Angel, their employees, and their representatives of all liability and claims of whatever kind and nature (including, but not limited to, injuries and death) arising out of or resulting from the participation of my son/daughter in activities sponsored by the Archdiocese of Portland and/or St. Mary Catholic Church, Mt. Angel. This release form liability does not extend to acts of negligence or willful disrespect for safety or well-being on the part of the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon, St. Mary Catholic Church, Mt. Angel, their employees, or their representatives. I authorize the Archdiocese of Portland and its representatives to use their judgment in determining emergency care and procedures for my child. I also understand and agree that the Archdiocese assumes no financial obligation for expenses incurred in carrying out emergency procedures and/or emergency transportation.
I also hereby authorize the use of pictures and/or videos taken of my child(ren) participating in parish activities in St. Mary Catholic Church, Mt. Angel, for parish publications( i.e. Faith Formation booklets, Parish Bulletin, Parish Newsletter, Parish websites, Parish Social Media).