Religious Education – Adult

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2016-2017 Adult Education Opportunities

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Contact Carol Mercord for more information or to register (715-262-3514).  

August 31st,2016--3:30pteachers grs. 1-6,. 5pm supper for all teachers grades K-12(Grades 1-6 may leave... 6pm-repeat for grs. 7-12: Safe Environment, plans, books. Religious Ed Room. Finish about 7:30p

September 21st-- - Second grade parent meeting. Kathryn Lien will present a foundation for    parents preparing their second graders for Reconciliation. 6:30p in the gym. Folders with home study books and schedule for Reconciliation will be given out.

October 5, 2016- Grade  5 & 6 and parents in the gym at 6:30pm,”Growing in the Way of Love”. Alice Heinzen, Director of the Office of Marriage and Family Life, presentor.

November 2, 2016- Confirmation Retreat for Grade 10 and their parents in the gym at 5:45p to 8pm. Snack break only. Kathryn Lien presents :”Exploring the Mass: Gateway to Holiness”

January 18,2017 Mons. Fr. Mark Pierce will present “_________________”. 5pm supper, 5:30p presentation. 3 hours scripture credit for those who want certification. ($10 registration for out of parish) (Everyone if welcome)Learn more about

January 25,2017- Michael Strande, Dir. Of Liturgy & Faith Formation at Guardian Angels in Oakdale presents, “Source and Summit”.  Study of the Eucharist in preparation for First Communion. Parents only at 6:30p in the gym. Home study books and folder of schedule of events leading to First Communion will be given out.

February 8, 2017- Alice Heinzen will present “Bodies And Boundaries to grades 7 &8 and teachers and parents. This is in the gym at 6:30pm

March 8, 2017—Alice Heinzen presents “Faith and Reason”, introducing 9th grade parents and students to Confirmation study. Held at 6:30p in the gym. Folders with Confirmation sign up will be given out to each family.





All are welcome to join our Scripture Study group at any time!  

Leader:  Sr. Laverne Wilchowski, 262-5105
Dates:  Generally two Thursdays a month
Time:   Following 8:15 a.m. Mass
Location:   Hosted by some members at their homes
Theme:   Discuss the readings for the upcoming Sunday

Find out the next meeting date and location by checking the bulletin board in the church entrance or by contacting Sr. Laverne or the church office.


We welcome all who are interested in finding out more and possibly joining the Catholic faith to come to an RCIA meeting.  RCIA (the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) is the Church's formal process of welcoming new members.

Who is RCIA for?

  • Baptized Christians from other traditions who want to become Catholic
  • Unbaptized adults who wish to join the Church
  • Baptized Catholic adults in need of First Communion and/or Confirmation
  • Catholics interested in learning more about the Faith

Contact:  Parish Office, 262-5310