Rosary Society Information Summer Meetings 

will be held on

July 12 and August 2 following the 9:30 Mass. 

Hope to see you all!

 
-Kathy, Maria, Ninetta, Johanna & Cathy
 
 

It's Time to Register for Religious Education

Faith Formation office will be closed for the summer,
but we will be checking messages (718) 769-6311.

 

Our classes will start on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 9:30am

 

New registrations will need the original Baptism & Birth Certificates. If transferring from another parish you must bring proof of attendance & dates of any sacraments received.

Re-registration: all students MUST be registered each year. Remember to register early. As of August 1st there will be a late fee of $25 per child.  REGISTRATION AFTER JUNE 30 can be done on line at our web site at:   www.stmarkbrooklyn.org   or forms can be picked up in the rectory or in the church.

Fees are: 1 child-$100, 2 children-$180,  3 children-$240, 4 or more children-free.

 
**The faith formation of your child does not end after your child receives the Sacrament of First Holy Communion, they should continue attending faith formation classes. Their catechesis continues as they prepare for the Sacrament of  Confirmation which is held in the 8th grade.**
 

Adult Confirmation

 

Adult Confirmation classes will be held on Thursday evenings starting October 2015.  Please contact Ms. Pino for more information.

We are taking registration for an evening class for those preparing to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in the 8th grade. (Must have had 7 years in religion classes prior to 8th grade. This class will be held on Thursday evenings at 7:00pm probably every other week. You are obligated to attend mass every week. If we do not get enough young adults enrolled, we will not be able to hold the evening session. The Sunday weekly Confirmation class is still available if that fits your schedule Please contact the Faith Formation before the end of June or the rectory during the summer to register. 

RCIA

 

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is a process which helps a person prepare to become a member of the Roman Catholic church, a process of inquiry ,evangelization, prayer and study leading to reception of the sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist and Confirmation. Also, for those who have been baptized but never received the sacraments of Eucharist and/or Confirmation; classes are held on Sunday afternoons beginning in October 2015.