First Communion Preparation

1. Weekly Sunday participation in Children’s Church / Eglise Des Enfants is expected at either the 9:00am (French) Mass or 11:00am (English) Mass.

2. Family Mini Retreat: _____________________________________ in the Church Hall.  One parent (or grandparent/godparent) is required along with the child making their first communion.  The whole family is invited.  Please RSVP the number of family members who will be attending by contacting Jamie. An alternative is to join St. Francis Xavier Parish’s Family Mini Retreat in Tilbury, in their parish hall (basement) on _____________________________

3. Family Preparation Sundays are on the following dates:

  • _____________________ @ 9:00am (French) and @ 11:00am (English)
  • _____________________ @ 9:00am (French) and @ 11:00am (English)
  • _____________________ @ 9:00am (French) and @ 11:00am (English)

(Family Preparation Sundays begin with the children attending Children’s Church / Eglise des Enfants as normal.  After the Mass the entire family is welcomed into the Parish Hall for a 10-15min family activity that includes a “make and take” to bring home.  This activity will have a daily home component to help your child prepare for their big day with the whole family.  It takes a village.)

4. First Communion Masses: