The East Side Faith Formation Ministry
Saint Patrick Parish participates in this joint Religious Education effort. Classes are held in Hastings Hall on the Campus of Hoy Rosary Parish, 2701 East Avenue. They join with youngsters from Holy Rosary, Saint John the Baptist, Holy Trinity, Holy Family, Saint Casimir, Saint Ann and Saint Stanislaus for education and formation sessions.
• Pre-Kindergarten through Junior High (grades 7 & 8) meet on Sundays from 9:00 to 10:15 AM
• Senior High (grades 9, 10) meet on Sundays at 1:00 and Confirmation students (grade 11) meet on Sundays from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
Religious Ed News
On Thursday, August 20, 2009, the parishes of the East side Catholic Faith Formation Ministry met to discuss the formation of a Multiple Parish Religious Education Board, whose responsibilities would include formulating and recommending policies regarding the religious education programs for the participating parishes.
The parishes involved are: Saint Patrick, Holy Rosary, Holy Trinity, Our Mother of Sorrows, St. John the Baptist, Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception, Saint Stephen of Hurgary/Iglesia De San Estaban, Saint Stanislaus The pastors of the participating Catholic parishes and the two Directors of Religious Education shall be ex-officio members of the Religious Education Board. The pastors will choose one among their number to act as the pastor representative for the consolidated board. Each pastor will choose one representative from his parish to serve on the board.
A joint religious education effort brings multiple parishes together from the East side for our youth educational sessions.