(Religious Education * Sacramental Preparation * Youth Ministry * Young Adults * Young Marrieds * Adult Faith Formation)
Everyone is a gift of God and deserves support. We believe that involvement in quality religious education serves to nurture and encourage our growth in faith. The aim of all educational activities will be to integrate faith and live through study, reflection, prayer, service and discussion with others.
St. Peter Faith Formation Classes:
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd - (K4 - 1st grade)
Elementary - (1st grade - 5th grade)
Middle School - (6th grade - 8th grade)
High School - (9th grade - 12th grade)
Faith formation classes follow the academic calendar.
First Holy Communion:
First Holy Communion preparation is for children in the second grade or above.
3 First Communion Workshops
First Communion Mini Retreat
First Communion Practice Workshop and Prayer Service
The Sacrament of First Holy Communion is received at a special Mass on the second Saturday in May, (Mother's Day Weekend).
Children who are preparing for First Holy communion are also prepared for the Sacrament of First Reconciliation.
2 Reconciliation Workshops
The Sacrament of First Reconciliation is received at the Advent Parish Reconciliation Service.
Confirmation preparation is for teens who are in High School and have received the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation and First Communion. Preparation is a one year process and begins in the ninth grade.
Classes are on Sunday mornings at 9:00 a.m.
Confirmation Day of Reflection
Confirmation Practice and Prayer service
The Sacrament of Confirmation is received in the spring.
Children who have received their first communion and are in the 4th grade, or older, are eligible to become Altar Servers. Altar Server training is scheduled through the Faith Formation Office. Please call Alma Small at the Faith Formation Office at 822-1605 for more information.
To schedule your child for Altar Server Training please call the Faith Formation office @ 210-822-1605.
Teen ACTS Retreats
High School Retreats
Holy Ground Coffee House (High School)
Middle School Retreats
Cosmic Bowling - Thanksgiving week
Youth Spectacular for Middle School & High School
Souper Bowl of Caring
World Youth Day
World Youth Day - San Antonio
San Antonio Neighbors Mission Camp
For registration information about any of the upcoming events please contact Alma Small, Director of Faith Formation @ 822-1605.
Great Adventure Bible Study - Tuesday evenings @ 7:00 p.m. in the Mark & Luke Room. The Books of Acts Study begins Tuesday evening, October 2, 2012.
Coffee & Conversation - Explore the Cathechism of the Catholic Church - Sunday mornings @9:30 a.m. in the Mark & Luke Room.
Senior Luncheon, (Fellowship Luncheon) - Fun, Fellowship, Bingo with prizes, great food and a guest speaker! The first Monday of every month @ 11:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall. The next Fellowship Luncheon is Monday, December 3, 2012
Ladies Prayer Group - The first Friday of every month @ 10:00 a.m. in the Mark & Luke Room. The next prayer group meeting is Friday, December 7, 2012.
Family Retreats - January 11 - 13, 2013
New Member Luncheons.
Child Lures Preventive Training...Attention all teachers, catechists, parents, volunteers, coaches, etc. The Archdiocese of San Antonio requires that everyone who works with children attend a Child Lures Workshop every three years. If you are planning on working or volunteering your time with children this summer or beginning of the fall school year, this workshop is a must. There is no cost to attend. For more information about the next Child Lures Workshop please call the Faith Formation Office at 822-1605.
For additional information please call the Faith Formation Office @ 822-1605.
Sunday - 9 & 11 AM, 5:30 PM
Monday - No Masses
Tuesday - 7 AM
Thursday - 7 AM
Wednesday - 5:30 PM
Friday - 8:15 AM