Registration for new families takes place in the Faith Formation Office Monday through Thursday which is located by the school entrance near the church.
If you have a child entering grade 1 this fall or are new to the area, please complete the attached registration form(s) and return the form(s) to the Faith Formation Office. All forms must be returned in person to receive additional information. Please call the religious education office at 973-226-5251 to schedule a convenient time to stop by.
Please bring a copy of your child’s baptism certificate if they were not baptized at OLBS. If a child is transferring from another program, please bring documentation of sacraments received as well as a letter from the previous program to verify classes completed.
For the Sacrament of Reconciliation, our young children attend several classes with emphasis on the forgiveness and love of God. They receive the Sacrament at a Penance Service with their parents during Advent.
For the Sacrament of Eucharist, the second graders of our Parish prepare throughout the year to receive their First Communion in the Spring.
For the Sacrament of Confirmation, the ninth graders in our parish participate in prayer groups, service projects, classes, and a retreat to strengthen their identity as a Catholic.