Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church

The Sacraments
Do you, a friend or a family member wish to receive the Sacraments?

The Seven Sacraments of the Catholic Church are Outward Signs Instituted by Christ to Give Grace.

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+ Baptism - By appointment. Adult RCIA candidates are baptized at the Easter Vigil Mass, after completing RCIA classes.

+ Reconciliation (Confession) - Every Saturday, 3:30 - 4:20 pm or other times by appointment.

+ Anointing of the Sick or Dying - By request. In Case of an Emergency, Call the Church Office at 1 (205) 836-2274, and tell our Answering Service you are in need of a priest.

+ First Communion - Is received by children who are in 2nd Grade (or older if they have not yet received) in the Spring of each year, following Preparation Classes that take place every Sunday from September thru April/May. If you would like for your child to receive their First Holy Communion in the Spring, please call the Church Office at (205) 836-2274 to sign them up for the First Communion Preparation Classes that begin in early September of each year. Adult RCIA candidates receive their first Communion at the Easter Vigil Mass, after completing RCIA classes.

+ Confirmation - Our teens are Confirmed usually in the 8th Grade in the Spring of each year, following Preparation Classes that take place every Sunday from September thru April/May. If you would like for your teen to be Confirmed by the Bishop in the Spring, please call the Church Office at (205) 836-2274 to sign them up for the Confirmation Preparation Classes that begin in early September of each year. Adult RCIA candidates are Confirmed at the Easter Vigil Mass, after completing RCIA classes.

+ Matrimony - Contact the Church Office at (205) 836-2274 allowing for at least 6 months notice to the Pastor.

+ Holy Orders - is the Sacrament by which Catholic men are ordained as Deacons or Priests. If you think you are being called by God to serve or would like more information of Vacations, please visit Vocations Information Diocese of Birmingham or Vocations on Facebook.


Wondering what the Catholic Faith really teaches? Interested In Becoming Catholic?? Sign up for RCIA! (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults). 


 

Photo used on this Page: The Last Supper circa 1480-1485 by "Master of the Housebook (fl. between 1475 and 1500)" (Changes Made: Image Reduced in sized) is [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Last modified: August 12, 2016