Religious Education

Religious Education

The message of Jesus Christ is brought to the children and youth of our parish and aide parents in their faith formation through an ongoing encounter with His Holy Catholic Church within a caring faith community.  

 

Objectives:  To provide instruction in scripture and dogma, to provide preparation for the reception of the sacraments appropriate to the children's and youth's stage of life, to offer opportunities for service to the community at large through a variety of projects, to make available opportunities for spiritual growth through participation in Holy Mass, to offer timely continuous parent classes, to provide adequate training of volunteer catechist, to engage the parish faith community in prayer for the spiritual welfare of the parish children.

 

 

2018-2019 Class Sessions

 

Sunday Session

 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday Sessions 

6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m

7:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

 

For more information call the Religious Education Office at 361-241-3372

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Religious Education News

Wednesday, March 6 - Ash Wednesday - ALL STUDENTS MUST ATTEND MASS WITH THEIR FAMILIES AND SIGN IN AT THE CHURCH INSTEAD OF ATTENDING RE CLASSES.

Saturday, March 9 - MANDATORY CONFIRMATION II RETREAT           St. Matthew Parish Hall - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m  (Concluding with 6 p.m. Mass)

Sunday, March 10 & Wednesday, March 13 - Calallen Spring Break - No Classes

Sunday, March 17 - Sunday Classes Resume

Wednesday, March 20 - Wednesday Classes resume

For more information call Religious Education office 361-241-3372

Middle School Youth

Group Meeting

Place: St. Matthew Parish Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20 & 27, 2019

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Parent Volunteers Needed!

For more information contact Emelda Gambo 361-726-9169