Faith Formation Enrollment

662-2169

Our Faith Formation program offers a range of sessions for children and families based on age, grade and need.

Please choose from the tabs below to access enrollment forms for your child(ren). Payments are submitted via the parish online Payment Portal to complete enrollment.

Classes start in September. Scroll down to the Faith Formation Google calendar for schedule.

Nativity Faith Formation Guidelines

• Complete entire enrollment form and payment online
• Submit Baptismal certificate for first time enrollment
• Wash hands properly and don’t touch others’ items
• Stay home if you have ANY symptoms of illness
• Please practice social distancing

Families/Children 3-6 yrs - OUR LADY'S LAMBS

OUR LADY’S LAMBS – Celebrate Liturgical Feasts & Seasons 1st & 3rd Sunday each month beginning with 10:30 Mass, Gathering from 11:30 – 12:00.

$60 per family (suggested).

 

Families/School Aged Children - ARISE

Sharing the Liturgical Feasts & Seasons 2nd & 4th Sunday each month beginning with 10:30 Mass, Gathering 11:30 – 12:30.

$120 per family (suggested)†

 

Children 3-6 yrs - CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD I

CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD I

Montessori-based catechesis centered on The Good Shepherd; exploring who He is and how He loves His sheep; pondering if the sheep have names. Meet in the Atrium is in the upstairs of the Activity Center.

The Monday class at 4:15-5:15pm class is full and enrollment is closed.

A new class has been added on Mondays at 5:30-6:30pm. Please use the form below to enroll.

$50 per child (suggested)†

Children 7-9 yrs - CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD II

CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD II

Montessori-based catechesis centered on the True Vine; realizing that we are all connected to Jesus. In addition the History of the Kingdom of God from Creation through all Parousia are presented. Choose only one of two. Wednesday 5:30-6:30 or Thursday 5:30-6:30. The Thursday 4:15-5:15 class is full. Meet in the Atrium is in the upstairs of the Activity Center.

$50 per child (suggested)†

Grades 4-6, CHILDREN’S CONNECTION

CHILDREN’S CONNECTION

Liturgically based sharing, prayer & reflection in groups. Wednesday 4:15-5:15. Meet in school cafeteria.

Please note: Grade 5 in person session is full;  5th grade enrollment is for online only.

$50 per child (suggested)†

Grades 7-8, Y-DISCIPLES

Y-DISCIPLES

Multimedia with discussion, prayer and Church teachings. Discipleship groups engage in focused discussion/reflection on Scripture and Tradition as they prepare for the upcoming Sunday Mass. Monday 7:00 – 8:00 pm.

$50 per child (suggested)†

Grade 9, L.O.F.T.
L.O.F.T.

Multimedia . Discipleship groups engage in specific discussions, prayer and reflection as questions are answered and misunderstandings about Catholic Teachings are addressed. Monday 7:00 – 8:00 pm.

Please note: Enrollment is now for ONLINE class only. In-Person class is full.

$50 per youth (suggested)†

Special Needs, CHILDREN OF HOLY FATHER FRANCIS

CHILDREN OF HOLY FATHER FRANCIS

Individualized faith enrichment . personalized for children or adults with extreme special needs, $50/family (suggested). Call the 662-2169 to inquire.

$50 per family (suggested)†

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Mass Schedule

Daily Mass:
M- Th: 7 am & 9 am
F: 7 am & 8:30 am
Sat: 8 am only

Saturday Vigils:
4:30 pm, 7:00 pm

Sunday:
7:30 am, 9 am (Children’s Liturgy)
10:30 am, 12 noon
1:15 pm

Holy Days:
Vigil Mass – 4:30pm
Holy Day Masses – 7am, 9am, 7pm

Sacrament of Confession:
Saturdays 3:30 – 4:15pm, 6:30 – 6:45pm
or by request

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Parish Information

Church: 26 Thorn Ave, Orchard Park, NY 14127
Office: 43 Argyle Place, Orchard Park, NY 14127
Business Office:
(716) 662-9339
Faith Formation Office: (716) 662-2169
School Office: (716) 662-7572

Facilities Requests
Melissa Potzler: 662-9339 x 145