Sacraments

Read a good introductory explanation of the Sacraments in an article at beginningcatholic.com.

The Sacrament of Confession/Reconciliation

  • Confession at the following times:
    • Saturdays, from 2:00 – 3:45 pm
    • Sundays, from 7:30 – 8:15 am; and 9:45 – 10:15 am
    • Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 4:30 – 5:15 pm
    • Wednesdays and Fridays, from 11:30 am – 12 noon
    • Also, by appointment
  • For an Examination of Conscience, click here.
  • For a Bible-based, scriptural explanation of the Sacrament of Reconciliation, visit Scripture Catholic ; or read this article at Catholic.com.
  • For an explanation of the Sacrament of Reconciliation from the Catechism of the Catholic Church, click here.

Confession candles

The Sacrament of Baptism

  • Download the Baptismal Information Form by clicking here. Complete the form and return it to the Family Life Center.
  • Parents should call the Church Office (337.363.5167) early in the pregnancy to register for the Baptism Class and godparents.
  • The following dates have been announced for the OLQAS baptismal seminar:
    • Sunday, May 4 @ 3:30 pm at the Sacred Heart Meeting Room
    •  Monday, June 9 @ 6 pm at the Family Life Center
      • Parents and Godparents must attend the seminar.

      Please call our OLQAS office (363.5167) early on in the pregnancy to register for the parents’/godparents’ class.

Baptisim

 The Sacrament of Marriage

  • Couples should contact the pastor or deacon at least six months prior to the anticipated wedding date.
    • For an explanation of what the Sacrament of Marriage is, read this article from Catholic.com; or this article about the permanency of marriage.
    • For an explanation of the Sacrament of Matrimony from the Catechism of the Catholic Church, click here.

Marriage rings bible

The Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick

  • Please call the Church Office (337.363.5167) if someone is seriously ill.
    • For a Bible-based, scriptural explanation of the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick, visit Scripture Catholic; or read this article from FishEaters.com.
    • For an explanation of the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick from the Catechism of the Catholic Church, click here.    

Anointing of the Sick 1 

The Sacraments of First Communion and Confirmation

  • Normally, preparation for the reception of First Communion and Confirmation are made through the CCD (religious education) program or through the Sacred Heart School Theology curriculum.
    • Homeschool families need to contact the Family Life Center to discuss preparation for the Sacraments.  Please download and complete the appropriate registration form from the CCD page.
    • For information on 2014 First Communion and Confirmation, see the CCD page.

 Holy Eucharist Last Supper

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