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MARY MAGDALEN CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
FAITH FORMATION FAMILY MINISTRY
Sept. 29, 2020 Feast of the Holy Archangels  Michael, Gabriel and Raphael 

Greetings from the Family Faith Formation Ministry! 

We are concluding the Class of 2020 with the Sacrament of Confirmation scheduled for Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. and 2 P.M. Because of the pandemic, we extended the confirmation classes to Sunday, October 18, 2020. Due to the health restrictions currently imposed, we are limiting the number of attendees to five persons per confirmandi.  

Please note the final schedule below:

Friday, October 9, 2020 at 6:00 P.M.        First Reconciliation for those who have not received First Communion.

Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 10:00 A.M.   First communion for confirmandi who have not received these sacraments.

Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 10 A.M.: Sacrament of Reconciliation for Confirmandi, parents and godparents only.

Sunday, October 18, 2020: Final exams for all confirmandi. They have to pass this final exam in order to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.

Saturday, October 24, 2020:  Sacrament of Confirmation at 10:00 A.M and 2:00 PM. Confirmandi will be arranged alphabetically.

Confirmation classes are ongoing every Sunday at 6 PM. Zoom ID is Zoom.us/j/2388881122.

Parents Meeting with Fr. Tony is held every 2 weeks on Thursdays at 7 PM. Zoom ID is 604 532 4241. PW 640580. October 1 and 15 are scheduled parents meeting. 

Faith Formation registration started on August 17, 2020.  Last day of registration is Saturday, October 17, 2020. The banner, which announces the registration, is hanging at the corner of Pico Blvd. and Corning Streets. 

If there are families who are in need and cannot fully afford the registration fees, please call the office at 310 652 2444.

If you know of any families who need assistance with food, please call the office. The faith formation ministry has started food assistance for families in need. 

Classes for this catechetical academic year 2020-2021 are scheduled below:  Classes are held via Zoom ID 604 532 4241 Password 640580. Classes already started for grades 1 to 3 on Fridays. 

  1. First Communion Grades 1 to 3: Started Sept. 18, 2020 at 6 PM Fridays 
  2.  First Communion Grades 4 to 8: Start date October 4, 2020 at 11:30 A.M. on Sundays.
  3. RCIA Class start date  : October 18, 2020 at 8:30 A.M. on Sundays. 
  4. Confirmation: October 25, 2020 at 6 PM on Sundays ZOOM ID:  zoom.us[J[ 238 888 1122  No password needed.

The Parish Rosary is scheduled on October 7, 2020, Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary at 7 PM, Wednesday. Zoom ID 604 532 4241. PW 640580. The RCIA Class of 2020 is sponsoring and leading the rosary and the scriptural readings. Please join all of us. 

Peace and joy to all.

Malou Blanco Yarosh

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