Religious Education

 

The Religious Education office new contact number is the Parish office number 985-643-4137.  This change is effective immediately! 

OLL will be following the Archdiocese guidelines for preparation of the reception of sacraments through the OLL Parish.

Families of first and second graders, as well as ninth and tenth graders – there is a two year preparation program in place to prepare for the first Eucharist or Confirmation.  If your child attends Catholic or another school please register them for the sacramental preparation program through the OLL Religious Education office.  All persons registering in the Parish school of religion must bring a copy of their Baptismal record to be considered for registration into the program.                                                

You will receive details of the changes we are making to our Parish School of Religion classes as well as the changes to our sacramental preparation programs when you come to register.

Early Registration for Parish School of Religion continues until June 30th in the Parish Life Center from 9 am to 3 pm.   Parish School of Religion classes will begin September 10th.  For more information call the Religious Education office or visit our page regularly here on the OLL Parish Website. Check the weekly bulletin and flyers in the rear of the church for more information regarding religious education for all ages at OLL!  We are here to serve you and help you grow in the faith of the one true Church! 

Confirmation 2017 Retreat Information
Dates:       July 22 Depart OLL from the Parish Life Center parking lot at 11:30 am sharp
                  July 23 Arrive at the OLL Parish Life Center parking lot at approximately 4:45 pm
Fee:           $100 (all inclusive of lodging, meals and transportation to and from the retreat)
                  The fee is due by June 30, 2017 (mail to OLL or drop it off at 325 Westchester
                  Place, Slidell, LA 70458)
Checks:    Make payable to OLL Religious Education (Call the Religious Education office

                  for a payment plan if required)
Location:  Lumen Chrisi Retreat Center, 100 Lumen Christi Court, Schriever, LA 70395,

                  Souby Building
Transportation: Buses (executive style)

If you are unable to attend the retreat please contact the office as soon as possible
Contact the office if the fees present a problem

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) welcomes new Catholics, people converting from other Christian denominations, people returning to the practice of their faith and people who wish to better understand their faith.  Join us on Wednesdays at 7 pm.

 

For additional information,

Call the Parish Office at (985) 643-4137

Email the RE Office at reoffice@ollourdes.org

Visit the RE Office in the Parish Life Center