Office of Faith Formation


Child Lures

One of the requirements from the diocesan office is that we provide a safe and secure environment for all the children in our program. The Parish of St. Mark-St. Margaret Mary is committed to providing such an environment, but we all need to be aware of unsafe and insecure situations our children encounter in their daily lives.


Preparing the gift tags for the Giving Tree which is for the needy children and families at Christmas time.

Children preparing for Confirmation need to perform service hours.

The following service opportunity are available.

Days and hours of Service. Must sign up with Ms. Pino.

Monday, October 25–3:30pm -4:45pm
Monday, November 8–3:30pm-4:45pm
Monday, November 15–3:30pm-4:45pm

Ms. Pino’s office is located in St. Mark Catholic Academy in the Library, Room 23.

Adult Confirmation

Adult Confirmation classes are for anyone ages 18 and over. If under 18 years old you must enroll in catch up class in the Religious Education program., which starts in September.

RCIA – The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

RCIA- is a process that helps an individual become a member of the Roman Catholic Church, a process of inquiry, evangelization, prayer, and study leading to the reception of the Sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation.

If you know someone who falls into this category, please encourage them to sign up. You must contact Ms. Pino to register.

If you have been baptized and want to complete your sacraments, this process is also for you.

Call Ms. Pino with any questions @ 718-769-6311