Religious Education

SB Religious Education
Religious Education Registration is now open for 2022-2023!
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Our Religious Education Program begins on October 23, 2022.

Classes will be held at St. Ann Church.  All classes will start before Mass begins and will end after Mass -- students will be expected to attend Mass and are encouraged to sit with their families during it.

  • CONFIRMATION CLASSES will be held in St. Ann Lower Church. The class will start at 9:30 AM and end at the conclusion of the 10:30 AM Mass.  The Confirmation Program is a hybrid program that will meet in person once per month with an online component in addition.
  • FIRST COMMUNION PREPARATION (Grades 1 and 2) will be held on the St. Ann Campus in the lower school of St. John Paul II Catholic Academy (SJPIICA). The class will start at 9:45 AM and end at the conclusion of the 10:30 AM Mass.  Grades 1 to 2 will meet in person, twice per month.
  • YOUTH MINISTRY (Grades 3 - 8) will be held in the St. Martin de Porres Parish Hall on the St. Ann Campus which is the gym at SJPIICA.  The class will start at 9:45 AM and end at the conclusion of the 10:30 AM Mass. Youth Ministry will meet in person, twice per month. Also, Youth Ministry will meet one Friday evening per month for fun Youth Ministry activities in the parish hall PLUS meet on select Saturday afternoons after the 4 PM Mass on the St. Brendan Campus in the lower level of St. Brendan School and is open to Pre-K through Grade 6. Please monitor the bulletin for further details concerning these family opportunities which are anticipated to begin mid-October 2022. 
First Communion and the Confirmation Program are both 2-year programs.
First Communion begins in the First Grade.  
The Confirmation Program begins as early as 7th grade but you may defer to 8th, 9th, or 10th grade. The Program must be completed by the 12th grade.
To register for Religious Education please click on the link below. 

https://www.osvhub.com/stmartindeporresparishdorchester/forms/religious-education-registration-2022-2023