Faith Formation

NEW Sacraments Dates:

Confirmation: 

Saturday July 18, 2020

Rehearsal will be the Wednesday prior to the Confirmation date.

Reconciliation: The sacrament of reconciliation is a prerequisite for Confirmation. We will offer some dates and times here at St. Leonard, but you can go to any Catholic Church, we just recommend that you do a good examination of conscience before approaching the sacrament.

Retreats: As a part of the requirements all teens being confirmed should have experienced two retreats by now. If you are receiving the sacrament and are missing one or two retreats, please contact Jessy Lira.

There will be six make up sessions for the missing classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Their attendance at these classes – Youth Ministry sessions is a requirement in order to receive the sacrament, so please plan accordingly.

 Other Requirements:

  • 20 hours of Community service here at St Leonard
  • Write a letter to the Archbishop explaining why they want to be confirmed
  • Have an interview with a catechist to assess their readiness for Confirmation
  • Have a final interview with Fr. Lalo.

* If you are missing baptismal certificates or have tuition payments pending, please contact Jessy asap. The certificates and the payment of tuition must be completed no later than July 1, 2020.

Year I Confirmation:

Mrs. Selina Velazquez & Mrs. Mely Quevedo have been in touch with you. Lessons pending will be fulfilled before the end of May. However, we will have two make up sessions for the missing classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic & one mini-retreat. Their attendance at these classes and at the mini-retreat are required in order to be able to register for Year II. (The dates & times are going to be communicated soon, they will probably be during the first two weeks in August at 7 pm.)


As a part of the requirements all teens being confirmed should have experienced one retreat
by now. If your son or daughter did not attend the retreat, please contact Jessy Lira asap.


Other Requirements

  • Attendance to at least 80% of the classes
  • 20 hours of Community service here at St Leonard

* Please be proactive and do not wait until the last minute to fulfill the requirements for Confirmation. If they are not met we will not be able to allow you to register for our Year II program. If you are missing baptismal certificates or have tuition payments pending, please contact Jessy asap. The certificates and the payment of tuition must be completed no later than July 1, 2020. Again, we will not be able to register any teens for Year II if the requirements for Year I are not fulfilled.

First Communion: 

Saturday August 1, 2020

We will offer two masses: 10am Mass in English and Noon in Spanish. (Please contact Jessy Lira if the new date does not work for you).

Rehearsal: July 31 at 7pm

Reconciliation: All children are required to receive the sacrament of reconciliation during the month of July. We will offer some dates and times here at St. Leonard, but you can go to any Catholic Church, we just recommend that you explain to the priest that your child is preparing for his / her First Communion.

Retreat: All children and parents are required to experince a family retreat. More information will be provided by the catechists.

Makeup Classes:

All classes will be from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. All children are required to attend in order to receive the sacrament.

Mrs.Lilia Garcia's Classroom: Every Tuesday (July 14, July 21, & July 28)

Mrs. Veronica Quevedo's Classroom: Every Thursday (July 16, July 23, & July 30)

Mr. Rene Rosales' Classroom: Every Wednesday (July 15, July 22, & July 29)

 

Sacraments 

Infant Baptism

Baptism

Eucharist

Confirmation

Penance (Reconciliation)

Anointing of the Sick

Marriage

Holy Orders

 


 

Contacts:

Contact through Faith Formation office at (210) 924-6000 ext 15 or email at faith411@stleonardsa.org or call the parish office at (210) 924-6000 ext 10.

Jessy Lira: 
(210) 924- 6000 Ext. 5 or (210) 831-6611.
jessylstleonard@yahoo.com

Fr. Lalo:
frlalostleonard@gmail.com

Rene Rosales:
MrRene.StLeonard@gmail.com

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