Sacrament Information

BAPTISMS:

Anyone desiring a baptism is asked to call the office during business hours to schedule.  A one-hour baptism preparation class is required, as well as a copy of the birth certificate of the person desiring the sacrament.  For Spanish speakers, the class is generally held on the last Saturday of the month, with baptism to follow the next day, after the 12:30 pm Mass.

Link to Baptism form:  Baptism Registration Form  Please print this form, complete, and turn into the office.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2022

Retreat at Our Lady of Grace (school) on Saturday, April 23 – for grades 2-5 only

First Confessions (Reconciliation):  During the retreat, and also Wednesday, April 27 (before the Spanish Mass)

First Communion Mass Rehearsal:  Thursday, April 28 at 7:00 pm in the church

First Communion Mass:  Sunday, May 1 at 10:00 am

CONFIRMATION:  waiting dates for 2022

Dress:

Girls:  please wear a white dress or skirt, or some girls have worn white, flowy dress pants.  White is worn because it reflects your baptism vows, which you will make again as a person of age  in the eyes of the Church.  This is a holy Mass with our Bishop.  Please keep modesty in mind, and go easy on your makeup and jewelry.  Please do not choose backless or low-cut tops, or spaghetti straps.  Please wear dress shoes that you can comfortably stand and walk in.  Any questions, please call Laurie at 770-654-9707.

Boys:  please wear dress pants, belt, socks and shoes; white dress shirt and tie.  No jeans.  Ties should be in good taste and not reflect memes or politics.  You may also wear a jacket or a suit if you like.