Parish Religious Education

Parish Religious Education Program (P.R.E.P)  |  Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (R.C.I.A)  | 


Preparing our children for the sacraments of First Reconciliation, First Communion and Confirmation is accomplished through the parish schools, St. Matthew Parochial School, Blessed Trinity Regional School or through our Parish Religious Education Program (P.R.E.P).


Adults seeking instruction and full communion in the Roman Catholic Church are invited to join our Rite of Christian Initiation (R.C.I.A) classes.

Parish Religious Education Program ~ P.R.E.P.


Our Parish Religious Education Program (P.R.E.P.) is a religious education program for children in grades Pre-K through 6 who do not attend Catholic grade schools.

PREP Classes will meet at 9:30am on Sundays beginning on September 17, 2017 and will continue through May. Classes will meet in the Rectory. Registration forms are available in the church's vestibule or can be downloaded here:
P.R.E.P. Registration Form
The cost of attending is $50 per child or $75 per family. For information, please contact Kim Adair, Director of Religious Education, by email at OLC.DRE@gmail.com or by contacting the Rectory.


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Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults ~ R.C.I.A.


The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is that program by which Non-Catholic persons prepare to join the Catholic Church after a period of inquiry, instruction, sharing of faith and life experiences, and conversion.

The classes are also for adult Catholics seeking the Sacraments of First Communion and/or Confirmation.

RCIA classes will meet at 7pm on Mondays beginning on September 25, 2017 and will continue through Lent. Classes will meet in the Rectory.There is no fee for RCIA classes. For more information or to sign up, please contact Dolores Kling in the Rectory.


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