Sacraments

Baptism

Parents are expected to participate in a pre-baptismal program for their first child’s birth. Please call the parish office for program information and to schedule baptisms.

Marriage

Those seeking marriage must be a registered parishioner for 6 months before contacting the pastor to set a wedding date.

Sacrament of the Sick

For those seeking prayer and anointing with holy oil as they face surgery, medical treatment or serious health issues, the Sacrament of the Sick is offered after most weekend liturgies. Please schedule a time by calling the Parish Office at 616-949-4170.

First Reconciliation and First Eucharist

For children to be eligible to receive a Sacrament – usually 2nd grade for First Reconciliation and First Eucharist, the child must have attended 1 year of Religious Education prior to the sacrament year for First Reconciliation and Eucharist.

Confirmation

For Confirmation in the 8th grade, the student must have completed all years of R.E.P. from 1st grade to 8th, and be present at all required Confirmation classes and retreat.