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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. Together we…

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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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Sacramental Preparation

Reconciliation

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

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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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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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Latest Updates

Baptism Ministry

Baptism Workshop At Catechetical Congress

Please join us at the Catechetical Congress on Saturday, September 20th. ¬† The day will have over 30 workshops including…

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Catechetical Congress 2014

Catechetical Congress 2014 Registration

Registration is now open. This year's Congress promises to be just as Spirit-filled, inspiring, and beneficial as last year's.

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Baptism

Pope Francis-Catechesis on Baptism

Pope Francis is beginning a a new series on the sacraments. Please click on the following link to read what he presented about…

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Faith Formation

Life-Giving Words from our Catechist-in-Chief

"The catechist is one who guards the memory of God and who knows how to awaken it in others." Pope Francis at congress: "Catechist: A Witness to Faith."

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Sacramental Preparation

Preparing Your Child for Eucharist (DVD)

The Journey Continues (Parts One & Two in English and Spanish) Bishop Murphy's presentation for parents on First Eucharist is now available in our E-Store.

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Upcoming Events

Oct
21

Sacramental Preparation for Children with Special Needs

This Workshop will explore the Guidelines for the Celebration of the Sacraments with Persons with Disabilities.  These Guidelines are the foundation on which the inclusion [...]

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
St. Frances de Chantal Parish Center
Wantagh

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