Religious Education

Religious Education Classes Grades 1-8

Classes begin on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 9:10am and will be held at St Andrew the Apostle Church. Classes will conclude at 10:20am, Mass to follow at 10:30am.

CCD - Religious Education Classes
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2020 - 2021

CCD Religious Educ. Class #11
December 20, 2020

The Fourth Sunday of Advent 3:53

Light of the World - Lauren Daigle 4:12

Mary Did You Know?  - One Voice Children's Choir 4:41


CCD Religious Educ. Class #10,
December 13, 2020

What is Gaudete Sunday? 
THREE things to know about the

3rd Sunday in Advent  Running Time 3:51


The Promise of a Savior 1:52

God's Story: Preparing for Jesus 3:58


 The Birth of Jesus Christ 9:58

John the Baptist Bible Story 2:39

CCD Religious Education Class #9, December 6, 2020

Christmas According to Kids, Southland Christian Church 3:15

The Christ Child: A Nativity Story 17:56

CCD Religious Education Class #8,
November 29, 2020


My Time With Jesus 24:07

CCD Religious Education Class #7,
November 22, 2020


The Season of Advent 7:28

My Time with Jesus - Advent 24:08

CCD Religious Education Class #6,
November 15, 2020

Why Medjugorje? 19:52

CCD Religious Education Class #5,
November 8, 2020

The Eucharist, My Highway to Heaven 49:01

For more videos by Blessed Carlos Acutis, please click here: 

CCD Religious Education Class #4,
November 1, 2020

 Sacred Heart  of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary along with a short video about the Seven Sacraments 22:47

CCD Religious Education Class #3,
October, 25, 2020

What are the Seven Sacraments? 36:38

CCD Religious Education Class #2,
October 18, 2020

Explaining the Mass 31:57

CCD Religious Education Class #1,
October 11, 2020

Praying the Rosary as a Family 36:38

Silent Night by Claire Ryann

Noel by Claire Ryann

The First Christmas - Superbook App


Sacrament Preparation for 1st Communion & 1st Penance

Catholic Churches South (Saint Andrew the Apostle Church and Annunciation of the Lord Church) offers a two-year sacramental instruction program for children preparing for the Sacraments of First Penance and reception of the Holy Eucharist. Before receiving these sacraments, students must complete year one and be satisfactorily progressing in year two.  All of our children are required to participate in this two-year sacramental program, even if they attend one of our local Catholic schools.   All classes take place on Sunday mornings from 9:10am until 10:20am at the Galligan School, directly across the street from Saint Andrew the Apostle church, allowing your family time to attend either the 8:00am or 10:30am Masses.  

If your child was not baptized at Saint Andrew the Apostle or Annunciation of the Lord, a copy of their baptismal certificate is required when you register.

If your child has not been baptized, we would be happy to work with you and your child in preparation to receive the Sacrament of Baptism and begin their formal education in our faith.

Confirmation Preparation

Our students begin their preparation to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in their freshman year of high school, receiving the sacrament in their sophomore year.  It is further expected that unless your child has attended one of our Diocesan Catholic Schools, they have been actively participating in a Faith Formation Program for the 8 years prior to their entry into our Confirmation Program.  Please note that Canon Law provides some very specific guidelines for selecting a Sponsor for the Sacrament of Confirmation.  Since this is always a source of concern and tension, it is very important that you review these requirements with  Fr. Murphy or Father Hebert before asking anyone to serve in this very special spiritual role.

Further information about our Confirmation program can be found by
calling the parish office at (508) 824-5577.

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The parish is the center of faith formation for Catholics. Every person in your pews, every Catholic in your parish community…child or adult…is on their own journey toward Christ and a life of discipleship.


Schedules and
Registration Forms




Spring Schedule 2021

Confirmation Committment Form

Confirmation Community Service

Confirmation Sponsor Sheet


First Holy Communion pics 2020
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 First Holy Communion
October 3, 2020

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First Holy Communion
September 26, 2020






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