Children are encouraged to prepare for the Sacrament of First Eucharist as they near the age of seven. Students must complete one full year of Faith Formation or Catholic School the year immediately prior to the year she/he prepares to receive the Sacrament.
Lord, let me know clearly the work you are calling me to do. Grant me the grace and generosity I need to answer your call with courage and love, for to do your will is my joy and my peace. Amen.
The Sacrament of the "Anointing of the Sick" is a healing encounter with the Risen Lord Jesus Christ.
It can be administered for any spiritual, emotional or physical healing and for inner strength during illness or at any difficult time in life.