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First Holy Communion – Confirmation

The life of every Catholic, from childhood to adulthood, is about being formed in the image of Christ.  Such a process of formation is always new and never ends!  Attending Sunday Mass, daily prayer, conversation about Jesus and reading Scripture are essential.  We need the Eucharist – the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ – to help us stand firmly with one another in our faith and become the followers of Christ that we are called to by our baptism.  The family is the first forum in which the mission of evangelization takes place.  Parents are recognized as having the primary responsibility for training their children in the practice of the faith (Vatican II, The Church in the Modern World.)

You are invited to register your children at our Catholic Children Faith Formation program where the doctrine of the Roman Catholic Church will be taught.  With your cooperation, the Children Faith Formation program will assist you in this sacred duty by providing opportunities for parents and children to develop their prayer lives and their formal understanding of the Catholic faith.  Thank you very much.  We are looking forward to having your children in our program.

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Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Our parish just began the Catechetical Programs for Confirmation and First Communion students! In order to nurture our children’s development to be good Catholics, we need to invest our time for them at our parish as well. Parents: I hope that you will continue to be involved by volunteering to help as a Catechist or with security watch when classes are in session. Please bring your children to Saturday Vigil or Sunday Mass every weekend so they can practice their faith. Our children’s future will be great because each one of you cares about their faith and the values we share in the Church. Again, I am very grateful to all of you for your love, support, and generosity to our parish. May God bless you and your family always!

In Christ,
Fr. Bao

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First Holy Communion Year 1
First Holy Communion Year 2
Post Holy Communion
(Continuing Faith Formation)
for
1st Grader – 8th Grader

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English Program 9/2018-5/2019:

First Holy Communion English MASS on Saturday, May 4, 2019, 10:00 am.

Contact Person: Tony Macias,tmacias@stceciliak8.org, 714-544-3250, Ext. 27

For this coming New Academic Year 2018-19, all classes of the First Holy Communion English program will continue to study on Sundays, 9 AM – 10 AM. Be sure to drop off at 8:45 AM sharp! While the children are at classes for an hour, the parents/siblings/grandparents may attend the 9 AM Mass.

Please click here for Orientation Letter.

Please click here for Registration & Release Form.

Please click here for Schedule.

Please click here for Circle of Grace.

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Spanish Program 9/2018-5/2019:

First Holy Communion Spanish MASS on Saturday, May 18, 2019, 10:00 am.

Contact Person: Evelyn Carrasco, ecarrasco@stceciliak8.org, 714-544-3250, Ext. 29

REQUISITOS:

Copia de acta de nacimiento.

Copia de comprobante de Bautizo.

El costo por el primer año es de $75, se requiere un pago de $50 para poderse registra.

Para los niños que viene de otra parroquia, a tomar el segundo año de preparación se agrega $50 el costo de dos retiros que se llevaran a cabo.

NOTA:

Si falta alguno de los requisitos no se le podrá registrar.

No se recibirán mas registraciones después de septiembre 8, 2018.


REGISTRATION & RELEASE FROM Please click here

 

FEE Please click here

 

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Vietnamese Program 9/2018-5/2019:

First Holy Communion Vietnamese MASS on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 6:30 pm.

Contact Person: Sr. Catherine CatLe Nguyen, cnguyenlhc@stceciliak8.org, 714-544-3250, Ext. 11

2nd Floor Office Hours: Please call Sister Catherine

REGISTRATION & RELEASE FORM Please click here

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Confirmation Year 1
Confirmation Year 2
for
High School Grader

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English Program 9/2018-5/2019:

The Confirmation Mass will be presided by one of our Bishops on Date & at Time TBD, during the Easter Season.

Contact Person: 

Sr. Catherine CatLe Nguyen (English & Vietnamese), cnguyenlhc@stceciliak8.org714-544-3250, Ext. 11

Jonathan Blanco (Español), jblanco@stceciliak8.org714-544-3250, Ext. 32

Fee $250 = if you agree to pay in three (3) Payments NOW or by/on Sunday 12/16/2018.

  1. First Payment of $100 is required at the time of registration NOW or on Sunday 9/16/2018. This $100.00 is non-refundable to secure a place in the program.

  2. Second Payment of $100 is required NOW or on Wednesday 10/31/2018.

  3. Last Payment of $50 is required NOW or on Sunday 12/16/2018.

  4. After Sunday 12/16/2018, if you still do not complete any payments, then you agree to pay an additional $15 monthly service fee on top of the remaining balance.

  5. You are always invited to talk with Sister or Father about your family’s financial difficulty.

Pay on-line at the following link http://stcecilia.org/donate-pay-online/

Please make checks payable to “St. Cecilia Church” with memo: “ConfirmationY1” or “ConfirmationY2”

REGISTRATION & RELEASE FORM:
Please click here for ENGLISH FORM

Please click here for SPANISH FORM

FIRST DAY OF CLASS FOR CONFIRMATION 1: Sunday 9/23/2018 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm (including attending the 5:00 pm Sunday Mass as required)

FIRST DAY OF CLASS FOR CONFIRMATION 2: Sunday 9/30/2019 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm (including attending the 5:00 pm Sunday Mass as required)

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Vietnamese Program 9/2018-5/2019:

Contact Person:

Contact Person: Sr. Catherine CatLe Nguyen, cnguyenlhc@stceciliak8.org, 714-544-3250, Ext. 11

2nd Floor Office Hours: Please call Sister Catherine

REGISTRATION & RELEASE FORM Please click here