Religious Education

Faith. Foundation. Families.

We are excited to welcome you to our Religious Education program and we look forward to teaching your child(ren) and being a witness as they grow in their knowledge of God and build a foundation of faith!

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

All students are asked to bring a mask. In the event that 3 ft or more distance cannot be maintained and exceeds 15 minutes, masks will be worn. For more details about this and the other protocols we have developed to safely welcome our students and volunteers back to in-person religious education classes, please read the letter at the "Read Latest Update" button below.

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Religious Education

Grades K - 8

Classes are held on Tuesdays at 4:15 PM or 5:30 PM; or Wednesdays at 4:00, 5:30, or 7:00 PM. Multi-age classes are available for Special Needs children.

Catechists of the Good Shepherd

Age 3 - 6

Classes are held Tuesdays or Wednesdays at 5:30-6:30 PM

Family Faith Formation

All age children and parents

Parent-led, home-based Religious Education, following the Family Faith Formation model


Our program prepares students to receive their First Reconciliation (Confession) and Holy Communion in the 2nd grade; and Confirmation in the 8th grade.

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Religious Education
Help us raise some "dough" during our annual cookie fundraiser for Religious Education!
St. Stephen the Martyr Religious Education’s annual Cookie Dough Fundraiser runs through the month of September. This fundraiser directly provides funds for the Religious Education program and helps pay for… Read More
Youth Ministry
We are launching an exciting new year of youth ministry!
High School Teens are invited to attend our Life Teen kick-off party on Sunday at 7 PM in the GPC. The Edge kick-off party for middle school youth will be… Read More
News & Events
Safe Environment Training - Monday, September 20th
Thinking about volunteering at St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church? All volunteers ages 19+ that volunteer with our youth (including coaches) must be Safe Environment* certified. Interested volunteers can complete… Read More
Religious Education
Registering now for classes to begin on August 31 / September 1
We are excited to now offer Catechesis of the Good Shepherd as part of our Religious Education programming for preschool-aged children of our parish! Within a prepared environment children and… Read More

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