FIRST COMMUNION

First Communion is the celebration of receiving the sacrament of the Eucharist, the Body and Blood of our Lord Jesus Christ.  In the Religious Education Program, children are prepared to receive this most precious gift for the rest of their lives, as they continue to grow in the love and grace of Christ.

Below, you will find all the important documents, guidelines, meetings, important dates, and any other information pertaining to the celebration oyour child's First Communion.  **(NOTE: The information below is ONLY for those celebrating First Communion in 2021.)


ANNOUNCEMENTS

First Communion Announcements and Reminders

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  • FIRST COMMUNION MEETING - PLEASE NOTE (Mandatory) We are approaching the celebration of your child's First Holy Communion. That is why we are letting you know that, as stated on the calendar we gave you at ...
    Posted Feb 16, 2021, 10:03 PM by St. Kevin Religious Education
  • ASH WEDNESDAY - START OF LENT / NO CLASS: Tuesday and Wednesday (Feb. 16 & 17) This Wednesday, we celebrate the Feast of Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of the Lenten Season.  Lent is a 40-day season in which we are given the opportunity ...
    Posted Feb 14, 2021, 6:10 PM by St. Kevin Religious Education
  • THINGS TO LEARN, Part III - EVALUATIONS NEXT CLASS As we informed all our First Communion classes this week, we will be doing the evaluations next class for the material in the “Things to Learn – Part III” handout distributed ...
    Posted Jan 30, 2021, 8:42 PM by St. Kevin Religious Education
  • FIRST COMMUNION - Things to Learn, Part III For the month of January, we are assigning the third set of concepts for your child to review and learn.  Your child will need to learn the steps in the ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2021, 10:11 PM by St. Kevin Religious Education
  • UPDATE ON RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CLASSES (January 2021) As we begin this new year of 2021, we hope that you and your families are doing well and that this Christmas season has been a time of grace and ...
    Posted Jan 4, 2021, 2:55 PM by St. Kevin Religious Education
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CALENDAR

First Communion Calendar - St. Kevin Religious Education



Download a paper copy below.
 FIRST COMMUNION CALENDAR
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/2019-2020%20Calendar%20-%20.First%20Communion.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1


**PLEASE NOTE:  The above calendar download does NOT yet have the dates for rehearsals and Reconciliation.  The dates for the rehearsals and Reconciliation will be posted on the main First Communion Page after the First Communion Parents' Meeting in February.




DOCUMENTS AND CLASS INFORMATION


  FIRST COMMUNION CLASS SCHEDULE / OUTLINE
(Outline of Lessons to be covered in class for the 2020-2021 Catechetical year)
(click on the PDF icon next to your child's class day to download)
TUESDAY 
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
WEDNESDAY
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
SATURDAY
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1

  FIRST COMMUNION - THINGS TO LEARN
Throughout the year, students in the First Communion classes will be asked to learn specific prayers and concepts as part of their preparation for First Communion.  Students will be evaluated on these prayers and concepts to ensure that they have learned them.
PART I -
Basic Prayers
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
PART II -
November, 2020


www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1

PART III -
January, 2021

www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1

PART IV -
March, 2021

www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1

 

IMPORTANT DATES FOR FIRST COMMUNION -- 2020-2021
TUESDAY
CLASSES

www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
WEDNESDAY
CLASSES
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
SATURDAY
CLASSES
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1

FIRST COMMUNION INFORMATION SHEET 
(including all guidelines and procedures that must be followed):
see "Important Dates" file
 F.C. PHOTOGRAPHER INFO.
 (Flyer with more information)
:



WELCOME PACKET -
FIRST COMMUNION CLASSES
(Given at the time of registration)
www.stkevinrep.org/sacraments/first-communion/docfiles/%40First%20Communion%20-%20Basic%20Prayers.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1





FIRST COMMUNION REQUIREMENTS:
Please go to the "General Sacrament Information" page located under the "Registration" tab for more information.