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Religious Education

For K through 12th Grade Students


Religious Education Registration

Religious Education for the 2019-2020 Religious Education is available below.

Registration is $25.00 per child or $50.00 for families with multiple children. 

Classes began on Sunday, August 18, 2019 and Wednesday, August 21, 2019.


Here at St. Jude we begin our Religious Education (Catechism) classes with Kindergarten students.   We also have continuing Religious Education for those who have received the Sacrament of First Communion. Classes begin in August 2019 through the beginning of May 2020.

*As part of the children's religious education it is important for the children to attend Mass every Sunday.


Religious Education Classes for Kindergarten-5th grade are as follows (these classes are NOT to prepare for 1st Communion):

  • Sunday 9:00AM-10:30AM- 
  • Sunday 11:00AM-12:30PM- (1st grade class is at capacity)
  • Wednesday 3:15PM-4:30PM(1st & 4th grade classes are at capacity)


Religious Education Classes for 6th-8th grade students who are continuing their religious education after receiving the Sacrament of 1st communion (these classes are NOT to prepare for 1st Communion):

  • Sunday 3:30PM-4:45PM
  • Wednesday 5:45PM-7:00PM



First Holy Communion and Reconciliation* CLASSES are now Closed

Classes begin in August 2019 through May of 2020. 

Confirmation* Classes are now closed

Confirmation classes are for High School students (9th – 12th grade).  It is a 1-year preparation class; students are to attend class weekly (with no more than 3 absences). Students begin the process of readying themselves for Confirmation by attending weekly class, doing community service and participate in a mandatory retreat on February 1, 2020 as they are empowered by the Holy Spirit to say “YES” to Christian life. Classes begin in August 2019 through May 2020.

RCIA adapted for Children* Classes are now closed

Students in the 9th-12th grade, who are preparing to receive the Sacraments they have missed since Baptism, or to join the Catholic Church through Baptism, will attend weekly RCIA classes starting in August 2019 and continuing through the Easter Season, with holiday breaks.



For more information about Religious Education at St. Jude Parish, please call Ms. Yvette Serna at 505-897-4006.

2019-2020 Religious Education calendar