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Children’s Faith Formation Pre-K to Grade 5

Children’s Faith Formation helps parents bring their children closer to God and strengthen their Catholic faith.  Children’s Faith Formation meets on Sunday mornings from 9 – 11.   The fee for registered parishioners is $30 for one child, $40 for two children,$65 for 3 or more children in the immediate family.  There is an early bird special until June 1 – $20 for family of any size!!! The fees for non-parishioners is $40 for one child, $50 for two children, $75 for three children or more in the immediate family.  To register, you may download Faith Formation and Youth Ministry Registration Form 2019-2020 and send it to the parish with the fee to the faith formation office.  You may also register and submit the fee with WeShare click here!  If you are experiencing financial difficulties, please call Mrs. Bridget DiVittis at (724)539-8629 Ext. 16 regarding scholarships or payment arrangements.  NO CHILD WILL BE TURNED AWAY BECAUSE OF FINANCIAL CHALLENGES.

A child’s first reconciliation and first Eucharist are wonderful and holy occasions for which the parish partners with parents to help the child understand these sacraments.

Usually the immediate preparation for the sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist occur in the second grade.  For more information you may download  Reconciliation & 1st Holy Communion registration 2018-2019 and send in along with the small material fee to the Faith Formation Office.   You may also register and submit the material fee online with WeShare click here!

Cancellations Due to Poor Weather Conditions

In the event of unsafe weather conditions the cancellation procedure for Faith Formation is as follows:

A Notice will be placed on the front page of the parish website at www.basilicaparishstv.org

An e-mail will be sent to all contacts on our distribution list.  Please let us know if your e-mail address changes!

An announcement will be made on the KDKA and WTAE websites, radio and TV where possible.

Weather and road conditions in our region can change quickly and vary from Latrobe, Greensburg and the Westmoreland County Ridges.  PARENTS ARE URGED TO USE THEIR BEST JUDGMENT REGARDING WEATHER AND ROAD CONDITIONS IN THEIR IMMEDIATE AREA.

2018-2019 First Reconciliation and Communion registration form

2020 Confirmation Registration Form

Faith Formation and Youth Ministry Registration Form 2019-2020