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Sacramental Preparation

Baptism

Your child's baptism into the Body of Christ, the Church, is the beginning of a journey of faith for him or her, and for your whole family. Discover the full meaning of Baptism and what you need to do to prepare.

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Facilitator Training

Infant Baptism Preparation Team Training

We offer facilitator training workshops for all parish teams in Baptism Ministry. It is an integrated approach that is…

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Sacramental Preparation

First Eucharist

The Sacrament of the Eucharist is the ritual, sacramental action of giving thanks and praise to the Father.

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Sacramental Preparation

Reconciliation

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is one of the most enriching experiences in the lives of Catholics.

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Sacramental Preparation

Confirmation

Find out more about the vision, standards, and essential components of formation for the sacrament of Confirmation in our diocese.

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Catechetical Congress 2017 Registration

Catechetical Congress 2017

Join us for this wonderful opportunity of renewal, formation, and fellowship. Register Today!

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Congreso de Catequesis 2017

Congreso de Catequesis 2017

Será una oportunidad de formación, renovación y camaradería.

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Faith Formation

Hosanna in the Highest

Catechist Dan Mulhall writes about the origins and meaning of the word "hosanna" and its importance in Catholic liturgy.

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Works of Mercy

The Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy

In a particular way during Lent, we are asked to devote ourselves to the spiritual and corporal works of mercy.

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Pope Francis Message For Lent 2017

Message Of His Holiness Pope Francis For Lent 2017

"The Word is a gift. Other persons are a gift" - Pope Francis

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Catechetical Congress 2017

Join us for this wonderful opportunity of renewal, formation, and fellowship. Register Today!

Saturday, Sep 16, 2017
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School
West Islip

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Sep
16

Congreso de Catequesis 2017

Será una oportunidad de formación, renovación y camaradería.

Saturday, Sep 16, 2017
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School
West Islip

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