First Communion

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St. Paul of the Cross celebrates the sacraments as one community, with the Catechesis Program and SPC School celebrating together!

Communion Information for 2021-2022: 

The Required Communion Parent Meeting will be a Zoom Meeting. A Sign-Up will go out the week before the meeting. The meeting will be offered on January 18 and January 19 content for both will be the same, you choose which date to attend. The Zoom Sign-On information will go out on the morning of the meeting. Make-Up Meeting Information will go out the week of January 24th.

The Communions are large and there are only a few openings for Mass changes at each.

The Communions are scheduled as follows:

Saturday, May 7, 2022 @ 10:30 – practice 5/3 @ 4

Classes: Mrs. Alicea / Mrs. DeVinney – Good Shepherd / Mrs. Potaczek / Mrs. McCallister

Saturday, May 7, 2022 @ 2:00 – practice 5/5 @ 4

Classes: Mrs. Cataudella / Mrs. Chaparro / Directed Study

Saturday, May 14, 2022 @ 10:30 – practice 5/11 @ 4

Classes: Ms. Caronia / Mrs. Galvin / Mrs. Stachowicz

Saturday, May 14, 2022 @ 2:00 – practice 5/12 @ 4

Classes: Video Program (this program is where the families receive weekly video lessons) / All Abilities / Lectionary Based / Other Grades

There is a  Communion/Reconciliation Fee, for each child receiving the sacraments. It is paid by both Catechesis families and School families. For Catechesis Families, please include with your tuition (see Tuition/Fees link on the Registration page of this website). School families this fee is NOT in your school fees and should be paid by check or using our online payment option (accepts credit cards or electronic checks) on GiveCentral  Click Here to Pay Online

 

Please follow the link below for the Banner Directions:

Communion Banner Directions

 

The First Communions for 2020-2021 were live streamed and the video will remain up on Tom Killoran Photography’s Facebook page. You do not need Facebook to view the videos.

To see the videos – below are specific links to some of the Communions and you can see the others by going to Tom Killoran’s general Facebook Video page:

Tom Killoran’s Facebook Video page

Click Here for May 15 @ 10:30 link

Click Here for May 15 @ 2:00 link

Click Here for May 16 @ 1:00 link

Click Here for May 8 @ 10:30 link

Click Here for May 8 @ 2:00 link

Here are pictures from our First Communions in May 2021

Our first four of eight Communion Masses

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Our LAST four of eight Communion Masses

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We had the COMMUNION RETREAT in March 2021 

We sent home the below recipe to make bread at home. We welcome pictures of your family making this recipe together or any of your Communion celebrations!

Simple Bread Recipe

 

LAST YEAR

First Communion Masses were held on the weekends of August 1, 8 & 22, 2020 for the 2019-2020 school year!

Communions

August 1, 2020

Click Here for Aug 1 @ 9 Mass Video

Click Here for Aug 1 @ 12 Mass Video

Communion Pictures from Aug 1 Masses

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August 8, 2020

Click Here for Aug 8 @ 9 Mass Video

Click Here for Aug 8 @ 12 Mass Video

Communion Pictures from Aug 8 Masses

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Communion Form 2020-2021 fillable