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 2018-2019 school year to be enrolled in Parish School of Religion classes or Catholic School one year prior to the reception of these sacraments.
Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 10.30 a.m. The parents meeting will be held on Thursday, October 12 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 15 at 1:30 p.m. in the Social Hall. One parent must attend one of these meetings.
Saturday, April 28, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. The parents meetings will be held on Sunday, February 4 at 1:30 p.m and Thursday, February 8 at 7 pm. One parent must attend one of these meetings. Practices will be held Wednesday, April 18 and April 25, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
First Communion Practice – Wednesday, April 18 and 25, 5:00-6:00 p.m. Children should report to the classrooms.
First Communion – Saturday, April 28, 10:00 a.m. Children should report to the classrooms by 9:30 a.m.
All requirements (Baptism, First Confession and Parent Meeting) for receiving First Communion on Saturday, April 28 must be completed by Wednesday, March 28.