HOLY SPIRIT CATHOLIC  CHURCH  
Faith Formation 
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
The First Holy Communion Program follows the guidelines of the Dioces of Orange.  It is a two- year preparation program.

First Holy Communion - Year 1:  To study about the basic catechesis of the Christian life. 
First Holy Communion - Year 2:  To deepened the understanding of the two Sacraments (Reconciliation and Eucharist).

After two years, the students will solemnly celebrate the reception of these two Sacaraments. ​ Part of the preparation for receiving the Sacraments includes Retreat Day to provide special time for prayer and more direct preparations. Specific schedule and details are provided at parents' meetings. 
SCHEDULE
All GRADES PARENT MEETING: 
 
   English Program:  Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7pm
     Bilingual Program:  Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 1:00pm (Hall)
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2 PARENT MEETING: 
 
   English Program:  Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7pm (Hall)
     Bilingual Program:  Sunday,  January 13, 2019 at 1:00pm (Rooms 7,8,9)
RETREAT DAY: 
 
    Both Program: Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 9:30am ​(Hall)
FIRST RECONCILIATION:
 
    English Program:  TBA
     Bilingual Program:  Saturday, Mar. 23, 2019 at 10am 
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION MASS: 
 
   English Program (Tuesday & Wednesday Classes):
                  FHC Mass:  Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:30am
                                       (students will line up at 9:45am)
                    FHC Mass Rehearsal:  Thursday, May 29, 2019 at 4pm-5:30pm
                  FHC Studio Picture:  Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 8am-9:45am 

          Bilingual Program (Saturday Classes):
                   FHC Mass:  Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:30am
                                       (students will line up at 9:45am)
                   FHC Mass Rehearsal:  Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 6pm-8pm
                   FHC Studio Picture:  Friday, May 24, 2019 at 6pm-8pm