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.

Registration for Parish School of Religion is ongoing. Registrations are taken in person at the office Monday-Friday from 9:30 am- 3 pm. For your convenience the office will be open for registration August 1, 2, & 3 from 6 pm-8 pm in the Parish Life Center. This includes registration for First Communion and Confirmation (Public and Catholic High School). 

Key School of Religion 2018 Information

Confirmation Information - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church is currently registering 10th grade students who wish to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in the fall of 2019. Students in 11th & 12th grade who have not received the Sacrament of Confirmation are welcome to join our formation and preparation classes. A parent meeting will be held August 19th at 9:45 AM and repeated August 20th at 7PM in the Parish Life Center, 325 Westchester Place. The fee for registration is $100 and a baptismal certificate is required at registration. Please call (985) 643-4137 for more information.

First Eucharist Registration - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church is currently registering students for reception of First Reconciliation & First Eucharist. Archdiocese Policy requires two years of formation and preparation of both sacraments. If you have an older child who is still in need of these sacraments we encourage you to contact the office at (985) 640-6033 for more information.

A parent meeting will be held on August 26th at 9:45AM and repeated on August 30th in the Parish Life Center to register for the sacraments. Information regarding Religious Education may be found on the parish website www.OLLParishSlidell.com. Our email address is reoffice@ollourdes.org or you may call Monday-Friday from 9:30am-3pm for more information.

First Holy Communion - May 11- 10:30am (Church)Confirmation Retreat will take place June 22 and 23 on the OLL campus

Confirmation Catholic and Public High School will meet as a large group
for immediate preparation for Confirmation January 6, 13, 27, and February
3, 10, & 17th from 9:45AM -11AM.July 21st 9am - 8pm (lunch and dinner will be served)

A required Confirmation retreat will be held June 22 & 23.  Please mark your calendars with these dates early.  Confirmation will take place August 29th at OLL Church.

ALL GRADES SUPPLY LIST
Crayons or Washable Markers
Blunt end Scissors
1 marble hardcover notebook
Pencil or Pen
1 Two pocket folder
Some type of backpack or bag
2 Glue sticks
Small pack of Construction Paper
Boys- Kleenex
Girls- Roll of Paper Towels

Please click here for the School of Religion Calendar

Please click here for School of Religion Scope of Topics

 

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