crucifixSacramental Life  

BAPTISMAL PREPARATION A meeting with the Priest begins the process.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available every Saturday: 3:00-4:30p (or by appointment), in the reconciliation chapel.

FIRST EUCHARIST/FIRST RECONCILIATION
First Eucharist is celebrated every year in late Spring for all duly prepared and instructed second graders from St. Vincent’s School and St. Vincent ’s CCD. A minimum of one full year of instruction is required in advance. Proof of Catholic baptism is also required prior to reception of First Eucharist. For further information for students in both the school and CCD programs and for students who are older than second grade, contact the First Eucharist coordinator,299-3880.

CONFIRMATION
Confirmation preparation is a one year process typically beginning in Freshman year of high school. Classes meet on most Sunday Nights from 6:30-8:30pm in the parish hall. Registration is in September. Contact Kevin Diamond, 549-6143.

RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS
Adults and older children who are not baptized or who were baptized in another church prepare to receive Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist. Adults who were baptized Catholic but have not received Eucharist or Confirmation prepare for these sacraments. The primary celebration is at the Easter Vigil Mass each year. Meetings are most Sundays 9:45 to 11:00 a.m. beginning in September. Contact Dawn Isbell.

PREPARING FOR MARRIAGE Please allow 9 months for preparation. A meeting with the Priest begins this process.

SACRAMENT OF THE SICK 
If a member of your family is seriously ill, contact the rectory promptly so the Priest may administer the Sacraments of the Sick.

PREPARING FOR DEATH AND THE FUNERAL  Please contact the Parish office, so that we can assist you.

For information about any of the Sacraments contact the parish office 619-299-3880. 

Additionally, here are some of the ways our Parish works to care for our families and neighbors. Call the parish office to contact these ministries.

MASS INTENTIONS
May be requested from the parish office on 4077 Ibis Street . (299-3880). Remember a loved one by requesting a Mass Intention. An offering of $10 is suggested.

PARISH SICK LIST
This list which is published weekly in the parish bulletin, brings the prayers of the whole community to focus on the needs of the sick and those in urgent need.

HOME VISITATION – Patsy Kielty  (299-3880)
Our Eucharistic Ministers bring the power of prayer and the comfort of the Eucharist on a regular basis to those who are sick and shut- in.

LEGION OF MARY – Gloria Benz (299-3880)
Combines special devotion to Our Lady with outreach to the homebound and the unchurched. Meets on Mondays at 4pm in the parish hall Conference Room.