First Penance Service
All children preparing for First Holy Communion will receive their
First Penance in the Church on Saturday. March 24th, 12 noon.
All children must be accompanied by their parents. Parents are required to stay for this
Service and are encouraged to also take advantage of this opportunity to go to confession.
CCD Classes begin Sunday, 8:45 a.m. January 14th, 2018
CCD REGISTRATION PROCESS FOR
CCD registration for September of 2017-2018 has been
ongoing since January. Late fees now apply
• If you are NEW to the Parish of St. Francis de Sales or if you neglected to register your child
and would like to enroll someone now in our CCD program, please call the CCD Office at 973-779-4330
to arrange to pick up a registration form. An envelope will be left in the Rectory Foyer for you
to pick up. Fill out the form, front AND back and then call for an appointment with Mrs. Santlofer.
At that appointment instructions and requirements for our program will be discussed. PAPERWORK WILL
ONLY BE PROCESSED AFTER PARENTS MEET WITH MRS. SANTLOFER.
• ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RETURNED WITH CHECK, CASH OR MONEY ORDER.
• PLEASE NOTE: LATE FEES NOW APPLY. PLEASE REGISTER NOW while there is ROOM IN A CLASS for your
If you have any questions or concerns call 973-779-4330; please speak SLOWLY and CLEARLY, IN
ENGLISH LEAVING A PHONE NUMBER YOU CAN BE REACHED AT.
Every effort will be made to return your call within 24- 48 hours.
Thank you and God bless!
Protecting God's Children
There will be a Protecting God's Children class for all in English in the Blessed Mother
Angela Commons Room (Rectory basement) on February 23rd at 7:00 p.m.
ALL CHILDREN should have the opportunity to attend religious education classes
The Newark Archdiocese requires all children from ages
6 to 14 years of age
to be enrolled in a religious education program unless
they attend a Catholic school.
We welcome the opportunity to teach them!
Please be sure your child/children are registered for CCD
THE TRUTH IN ONE CLICK AWAY
Family Catechism.com is an interactive family catechism in English and Spanish that will help you
and your family discover the richness of our Catholic Faith through a multimedia experience.
Based on The Apostolate's Family Catechism, family catechism.com presents an easy to understand
question and answer format that provides the basis of the faith.
Please click on the link below
Director of Religious Education
tel no. 973.779.4330
tel no. 973.779.4330