First Communion at Saint Luke Catholic Church
This sacrament is received in late April or early May each year. It will be received on May 6, 2023 at 11 AM. Catechists will do some preparation with the children for this sacrament. The parents are expected to help prepare their child for this most important sacrament.
The children will participate in a Retreat, and there are Parent Meetings to help parents prepare their child for First Communion.
Glossary of Terms: Glossary of Church Terms.docx
Schedule and Important Dates:
First Communion Handbook:
Blessed First Communion Book:
Due in class the Week of April 16, 2023.
Students may turn in their book to their catechist, teacher or to our office.
Due April 17, 2023 to the Religious Education Office. Banners not received by April 20, 2023 may not be displayed.
April 22, 2023 from 10:30-12:30
A First Communion Retreat is held each year for parents and children receiving their First Communion. A parent must be present with each child. Parents and children are expected to attend this Retreat.
Workshop date is: April 22, 2023 from 10:30-12:30 AM
First Communion Practice:
Church and Flaherty Hall
SLS: Rehearsal - During class time
RE Students Rehearsal: Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 6:30 PM
First Communion Mass:
Saturday, May 6, 2023 at 11:00 AM
A $50 Administrative Fee is due on March 15, 2023. This fee helps to offset the cost of the reception, photographer, banners, retreat and supplies. Please pay via cash, check or Faith Direct (Select PSR Registration, type in $50 and write a note that says: First Communion Administrative Fee)