Religious Education

St. Patrick Parish Religious Education Program  consists of 5 consecutive years of religious formation in the Catholic Faith which includes sacramental preparation for Reconciliation (Penance), First Holy Communion and Confirmation.

The program schedule is the following:

  • 2 years before receiving Reconciliation and First Holy Communion
  • 1 year of Bible Study. This course is obligatory before beginning preparation for Confirmation.
  • 2 years of Confirmation preparation

Registration Instructions 


Important Notice – 9/14/22

Dear Parents,

There will be obligatory meetings this Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday for the parents of students who attend religious education.

The meetings will take place on September 19,20,21 at 5:00 PM in the Church (Hall).

Sister Mimi will explain the contents of the adult religion classes that she and the catechists will present beginning in October.  Following that, Sister Elenore will take a few minutes to speak to parents regarding the parish religious education program.

At. 5:50 PM, all parents will be directed to their child (-ren)’s classroom where they will have an opportunity to meet their child’s catechist and learn what their expectations are for the year.

Please arrive on time.



Christmas 2020

Students from Malvern Prep bring Christmas Gifts for First Holy Communion Students