HOLY SPIRIT CATHOLIC  CHURCH  
Faith Formation 
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
The First Holy Communion Program follows the guidelines of the Dioces of Orange.  It is a two- year preparation program.

First Holy Communion - Year 1:  To study about the basic catechesis of the Christian life. 
First Holy Communion - Year 2:  To deepened the understanding of the two Sacraments (Reconciliation and Eucharist).

After two years, the students will solemnly celebrate the reception of these two Sacaraments. ​ Part of the preparation for receiving the Sacraments includes Retreat Day to provide special time for prayer and more direct preparations. Specific schedule and details are provided at parents' meetings. 
SCHEDULE
All GRADES PARENT MEETING: 
 
   English Program: Thursday October 11, 2018 at 7pm
     Bilingual Program: Sunday October 13, 2018 at 1:30pm
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2 PARENT MEETING: 
 
   English Program: Thursday May 03, 2018 at 7pm
     Bilingual Program: Sunday January 14, 2018 at 1:30pm
RETREAT DAY: 
 
    Both Program: Sunday, March 04, 2018 at 9:30am 
FIRST RECONCILIATION:
 
    English Program:  TBA
     Bilingual Program: TBA  
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION MASS: 
 
   English Program (Tuesday & Wednesday Classes):
                  FHC Mass:  Saturday June 1, 2019 at 10:30am
                                       (students will line up at 9:45am)
                    FHC Mass Rehearsal:  Thursday May 29, 2019 at 4pm-5:30pm
                  FHC Studio Picture:  Saturday June 1, 2019 at 8am-9:45am 

          Bilingual Program (Saturday Classes):
                   FHC Mass:  Saturday May 26, 2018 at 10:30am
                                       (students will line up at 9:45am)
                   FHC Mass Rehearsal:  Wednesday May 23, 2018 at 6pm-8pm
                   FHC Studio Picture:  Friday May 18, 2018 at 6pm-8pm