Prepare for Reception of a Sacrament
CALL THE PARISH OFFICE TO SIGN UP!
September will mark the beginning of Sacramental Preparation Programs at St. Therese Parish. If you or members of your family are ready to sign up, please call the parish office (503-256-5850) to get your names and contact information on the list! Opportunities listed below:
OCIA (formerly known as RCIA): Adults who are interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith and/or preparing to receive sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation, the Eucharist, Confirmation. Sessions will begin in September on Wednesday evenings in the Parish Social Center (PSC).
Confirmation: Since preparation for this sacrament was not offered recently at St. Therese, we are inviting teens, 12-17 years of age to join in a multi-faceted program of doctrinal preparation, service projects, and Youth group activities like waterfall hikes, sports, beach trips. Times will begin in September and vary by activity – Wednesday evenings, or weekend times.
First Reconciliation/First Eucharist: Pr epar ation will begin in September for children 7-14 who desire to make their first confession in the fall and receive their first communion in the spring. Children in this age group who desire baptism will be prepared through the OCIC Program of the Parish.
Anointing of the Sick
Please call the Parish Office for more information or to schedule.
First Holy Communion
Please fill out the form below and contact the Parish Office for information about First Holy Communion. We welcome children and families who attend other schools. We will schedule First Communion classes after school.
Penance & Reconciliation
Every Saturday at 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Church
Please contact the Parish Office 6-8 months prior to setting the date for matrimony services.
Please fill out the form below and contact the Parish Office for more information about the Sacrament of Confirmation. We welcome children and families who attend other schools, and adults who have not yet been confirmed. We will schedule classes after school or after your work.
Please do not hesitate to contact the Parish Office for help with arranging a Funeral Mass for your loved one.
Eucharist to Homebound
Please email or call the Office 503-256-5850.