Office of Religious Education


If you are not already doing so then please, pray the rosary daily with your child/youth!

Youtube Rosary/Rosario for/para youth/jovenes: Gozosos/Joyful (Eng) (Spn), Luminosos/Luminous (Eng) (Spn), Sorrowful/Dolorosos (Eng) (Spn), Glorious/Gloriosos (Eng) (Spn)

Youtube Rosary/Rosario for/para kids/niños: Gozosos/Joyful (Eng) (Spn), Luminosos/Luminous (Eng) (Spn), Sorrowful/Dolorosos (Eng) (Spn), Glorious/Gloriosos (Eng) (Spn)

*Copyright for the above linked websites belongs to the blog creators and/or non-profit organizations. Copyright ownership does not belong to Holy Family Catholic Church for suggested links other than what comes out of our Holy Family Catholic Church-Hesperia, CA Youtube channel. Do not use for anything other than personal use/growth.


2020-2021 REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN. BE PATIENT WITH OUR NEW PROCESS AS WE ALL LEARN

SUGGESTION: IF YOU USE REMIND 101 (SEE BELOW), THE DIALOGUE THREAD IS THERE TO HELP US, YOURSELF AND KEEP RECORDS. PLEASE SPEAK TO US VIA REMIND 101 IF YOU ARE ABLE TO AND KNOW HOW.

 

2020-2021 REGISTRACIÓNES ESTAN ABIERTOS. POR FAVOR TENGANOS PACIENCIA COMO VAMOS APRENDIENDO, CLIC AQUI PARA ESPANOL

Updated: Jan 5, 2021

Due to some unforessen changes of the Diocese putting a 30 day shut down to Parish Offices the 2021 Formation Year, pick up of books are delayed until further notice via email/bulletin/website.

This email was sent out below:

Blessed New Year to all of you  brothers and sisters in Christ. 

This email is to inform you that we are put at a hault and delay due to the Diocesan order to shut down Parish Offices prior to the Holidays which slowed us down. Please await another email or a call to inform you of the next step. We have a meeting to figure out when to have the distribution of materials, dates, times and things of such. Thank you for your patience during these times. A follow up email will be sent soon after we know. Blessings of peace. 

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-First Communion- Please don't forget this year will be a homeschooled packet with occasional meetings via Zoom one on ones. Distribution of materials on hold until further notice via email and Remind and website.

-Confirmation-Please don't forget this year will be a homeschooled packet with occasional meetings via Zoom one on ones. Distribution of materials on hold until further notice via email and Remind and website.

-If you registering for Adult Confirmation/Adult Communion/RCIA-Adults, not baptized and need to be fully initiated in the Church please watch the videos here (all, on your own time). Videos are bilingual and these faith formation programs are being taught together every Wednesday, starting up again this Wednesday (1/6/2021 from 8-9 PM). https://www.holyfamilyhd.org/recordings-grabaciones -If you registered for Adult Confirmation, Adult First Communion (this includes if your Youth will turn 18 in the middle of the year; they will have to  take the Adult Confirmation Formation and cannot be with minors even if its done virtually.)

 

Adult Confirmation/Adult First Communion/RCIA-Adults Sessions

Starting back up, Jan 6, 2021 (Must watch videos to be up to date if your new)

Zoom every Wed @ 8 PM

Mtd Id: 987-7695-7763

Or just click link to start Zoom Mtg:  https://zoom.us/j/98776957763

 

-If you are registering for RCIA-Child/Youth-Not baptized (RCIA-C/Y NB) (this includes not baptized or those who are 11 years of age or older desiring First Communion) then please watch the videos here (all, on your own time while we await your First Communion (FF) books. Thank you. These videos are required to be watched. https://www.holyfamilyhd.org/recordings-grabaciones 

RCIA-Children/Youth (not baptized) or anyone ages 11 and up, baptized desiring 1st Communion.

Starting back up, Jan 10, 2021 @ 6:30 PM (Must watch videos to be up to date if your new)

Meeting ID cannot be given out due to the formation involving minors. Email was sent to those who registered online and put their email addresses. If you did not receive it then please send an email to [email protected] or text (442) 251-9374 30 minutes prior to the session. You email and child name will be verified before the code is given to you. Thank you. 


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION FAITH FORMATION PROGRAMS 

REGISTER BELOW........

*RCIA-ADULTS: A process for 18 years and above-Unbaptized. 

*RCIA-CHILDREN: A process for 7-17 years-Unbaptized.


*All formation programs must receive all paperwork prior to entering the program! This includes: Birth Certificates, Sponsor Eligibility Forms/Proof, Fees, Electronic Parish Registration Form via website and Electronic Registration Form complete via website. There should be ample amount of time so please start gathering everything now. Please await further instructions to know when to turn this all in. * We want you to register with your information. Payment options can be discussed over the phone at a later date.

 

RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION (RCIA) (Unbaptized, 18 yrs+)…also required for 6 months for those interested in getting marriage convalidated/married. 

2020-2021 RCIA...Click Here for Info & Registration

Cost: $60 (Click Here to Pay) 

Start Date: 11/09/2020  

End Date: 5/2/2021, tentatively 

*R.C.I.A./AC/Marriage Prep take classes together. Will meet via Zoom.

 

ADULT CONFIRMATION/MARRIAGE PREP (Baptized, 18 yrs+)   

2020-2021 Adult Confirmation/Marriage Prep ...Click Here for Info & Registration

Cost: $60 (Click here to Pay) 

Start Date: 

End Date:   

*R.C.I.A./AC/Marriage Prep take classes together.  Will meet via Zoom.

  

FIRST COMMUNION FORMATION (FIRST RECONCILIATION) 

2020-2021 First Communion (FF1 & FF2)...Click Here for Registration  

Cost: $50 (Click here to Pay) 

*More than one child in formation, please wait to pay until an office staff member calls to assist you. 

Start Date: 

End Date: 

 

  • FF1 (Year One Faith Formation-Theology/Doctrine) (6 Years to 8 Years)  
  • FF2 (Year Two Sacrament Preparation) (8 Year to 9 Years)  

 *Anyone older than 6 years of age will be placed in the group according to the formation they need (Year 1, if no formation at all and Year 2 if they have some formation (i.e. GIG)   

 

Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC)-Unbaptized (7 Years-10 Years) 

  *For children not baptized! These children will be placed in the group according to age (FF1, if ages 7-10, FF2, if ages 11-13.)  These students will be given additional classes/workshops due to them not being baptized.

 

Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC)-Unbaptized (11 Years-13 Years)  

*For children not baptized! These children will be placed in the group according to age (FF1, if ages 7-10, FF2, if ages 11-13.)  These students will be given additional classes/workshops due to them not being baptized.

Note: For those who are 7 years of age and older they will be formed with additional classes due to the different process in order to enter into full initiation (Baptism, First Reconciliation/Communion, and Confirmation).  

   

YOUTH CONFIRMATION (2-year program and/or varies upon each participant)  

2020-2021 Youth Confirmation(C1 & C2)...Click Here for Registration

*More than one child in formation, please wait to pay until an office staff member calls to assist you. 

Start Date: 

End Date:  

 

  • C1 (Year One Confirmation Formation-Theology/Doctrine) (15 Years to 16 Years)  

Cost: $50 (Click Here to Pay) 

  

  • C2 (Year Two Confirmation Sacrament Preparation) (16 Years)  

Cost: $100 (Click Here to Pay)

 

Rite of Christian Initiation for Youth (RCIY)-Unbaptized (14 Years to 17 Years).   

*For Youth not baptized they ‘will not’ receive their confirmation sacrament with their peers; rather, they will receive the full initiation sacraments (Baptism, First Reconciliation/Communion, Confirmation) at a different date. 

These children will receive additional classes/workshops due to them not being baptized, and their age.


*If the student is 17 years old, has had no formation and is not baptized:   

Option 1: Enter in C1 and not fail to miss more than 2 absences (with making up the work) and have an exit interview with the parochial pastor. If fail to meet these compliances then a second year in Adult Confirmation will be required.  

Option 2: Enter in a first year under C1 for one year of formation and enter into Adult Confirmation, after 18 years of age for a second year of formation. 


 

Please ask to speak with coordinators, Mercedes Sandoval or Claudia Hnasko, for program of formation if you are unsure which category the person falls under.  Please wait for us to slowly update the webpage with how we will continue with Faith Formation.  COVID19 in 2021 can change the way we approach the formation year! Until then the current plan is to do packets for formation with optional 'additional' videos to help or follow. Retreats are TBA (in person/Zoom). 

 Stay safe and know you are in prayers,  

 

Religious Office Education Team 

Holy Family Ministry Office Team 

 

 

 


REMIND 101 CODES FOR 2020-2021 FAITH FORMATION YEAR

Click here to join Remind 101 and enter the code pertaining to your formation program. Holy Family Church is using this now and will be using this for the 2020-2021 formation year. Thank you for your patience.

Clic aqui para registrarse con Remind 101 e ingresar el código correspondiente a su programa de formación. La Iglesia de la Sagrada Familia esta usando esto ahorita y usará esto para el año de formación 2020-2021. Gracias por su paciencia.

 

Codes are as follows, case sensitive/Codigos como estan escrito:

 

2019-2020 C2 Code: c2steward

 

2020-2021  C1 Code: c1disciple

 

2020-2021 C2 Code: c2surrnder

 

2020-2021 FF1 Code: f1intro

 

2020-2021 FF2 Code: f2creed

 

2020-2021 RCIC Unbaptized (7-17 yrs) Code: unbap-luvd

 

2020-2021 RCIA Unbaptized Adults (18+) Code: rcia18up

 

Ongoing Baptisms/Bautismos: holyfamb

 

2020-2021 Adult Confirmation/Confirmaciones de Adultos (18+-Baptized) Code: adconf18up