Holy Communion

Anyone who has already been baptized but has not yet received the Eucharist may prepare for First Holy Communion.

  • Baptized Catholic children 7 years old (typically 2nd grade) may attend First Holy Communion classes on one of the following sessions: Please contact the Religious Education office. All children’s First Holy Communion classes are for one school-year.
  • Baptized Catholic children between the ages of 8 years old to age 16 (typically 3rd grade to 11th grade) would attend First Holy Communion classes on Thursdays. Please contact the Religious Education office for class schedule. All children’s First Holy Communion classes are for one school-year.
  • Baptized Catholic adults (17 years old and older) would enroll in the Adult Confirmation and Eucharist Class. Please contact the Religious Education office for class schedule.
  • Unbaptized children and adults (7 years and older) or those validly baptized in another non-Catholic Christian community would enroll into either the Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC) or the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA). Please contact the Religious Education office.

For more information email Mrs. Patricia Soriano or call Religious Education office 703-670-8161 x310.