REQUIREMENTS FOR SACRAMENTS

The Office of the Archbishop of Atlanta requires children to complete both First and Second grade PSR or be enrolled in a Catholic school in order to make First Penance and receive their First Communion. Children in second grade must have been baptized in the Roman Catholic Church in order to receive Reconciliation and First Eucharist. A baptism certificate must be turned into the Religious Education office as soon as possible.

**IMPORTANT:  Parents of Second Graders who are All Saints parishioners but attending Catholic Schools, please register your child for First Confession and First Communion by contacting Dozie Bowen at ext. 19.

Attention First Grade Parents – the Archdiocese requires students who will be making First Confession and receiving First Communion during the 2019-2020 school year to be enrolled in Parish School of Religion classes or Catholic School one year prior to the reception of these sacraments.


FIRST RECONCILIATION is in December 2019.

FIRST COMMUNION
The parents meetings will be held on TBA. One parent must attend one of these meetings. Practices will be held TBA and TBA

First Communion Practice – Wednesday, April 17 and Wednesday, April 24, 5:00-6:00pm. Children should report to the classrooms.

First Communion – is Saturday, April 27, 10am. Children should report to the classrooms by 9:30am.

All requirements (Baptism, First Confession and Parent Meeting) for receiving First Communion must be completed before.

Contact Dozie Bowen by email or at 770 393-3255, ext. 19.

 

Altar Servers

Children who have made their First Holy Communion are eligible to become altar servers and is at least 7 years of age by this coming November is invited to become an Altar Server here at All Saints.

All Saints has a well-designed program in which children learn a lot about the Catholic Mass. Altar servers are assigned to teams of three and typically are scheduled to serve at one mass per month. For more information please visit the Altar Server page on the All Saints website. New parents are invited to attend one of two parent information sessions in the library scheduled for April 30 or May 7, 2019 at 7:00pm.