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Sacramental Preparation: First Eucharist

Preparation and first reception of the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist take place during the second grade. 

The Sacrament books we will use during the 2017-2018 school year will be “Reconciliation” and “Eucharist” published by RCL Benzinger.  Each chapter of the book has a family component that we encourage families to share at home.  These can be found at the RCL Benzinger website.  Please log on to and follow the link titled “Sacraments.”

First Eucharist Dates to Note

First Eucharist Prep Session 1: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 
9:30-11:30 am
At this session your son or daughter will focus on Baptism and how we are all part of God’s family – the Church. At least one parent needs to come with your son or daughter for the first 30 minutes of the session.

First Eucharist Prep Session 2: Saturday, March 24th, 2018
9:30-11:30 am

At least one parent needs to come with your son or daughter for the first hour of the session. This is our banner making session! The banners will be used to mark the family pew for the First Eucharist Mass. The session will include practice with a tasting of unconsecrated hosts and wine.

First Eucharist Rehearsal: Monday, May 7, 2018
6:30 pm

Please bring your son or daughter to the A.V. Room.

First Eucharist Mass and Celebration: Saturday, May 12, 2018
11:00 am 

Please have your son or daughter in the A.V. Room by 10:30am. We are looking forward to a truly blessed and happy experience with you and your child as we walk this path for the preparation and reception of the Sacraments of Reconciliation and First Eucharist!

Please feel free to call or email or 734-464-2020 with any questions

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15089 Newburgh Rd, Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: 734-464-1222

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Office Hours:
Monday & Tuesday – 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
Wednesday - Friday – 9:00 am to 5:00pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

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