DMCC Parish Office (321) 452-5955

Sacraments


Baptisms

Families seeking baptism for their children are asked to be registered in the parish. Parents can call the Parish Office and schedule a meeting with Mary Frances Coburn and register to attend a Baptism Preparation Class. These classes meet quarterly and are always held on a Saturday from 9:00 a.m.–noon. Upon completing the class and necessary paperwork, the date can be scheduled. Baptisms are held on the first Sunday of each month (except during Lent) at 10:30 a.m.


First Reconciliation, First Communion, Confirmation:

Children, second grade and older, wanting to receive the sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Communion should be attending Religious Education classes or Divine Mercy Academy. Anyone in 8th grade and older can receive Confirmation. Students in 8th grade should be attending Religious Education classes or Divine Mercy Academy. High School age students should be participating in the Youth Ministry Program.


Sacramental Dates for 2016-2017

First Reconciliation Preparation Sessions:

Sunday, September 25th, 9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. in the Meeting House
Sunday, October 16th, 9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. in the Meeting House
First Reconciliation will take place on Saturday, January 21st at 10:00 a.m.

First Communion Preparation Sessions:

Sunday, February 26th, 9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. in the Meeting House
Sunday, April 23rd, 9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. in the Meeting House
Rehearsal in the Church on May 2nd, at 6:00 p.m.
First Communion will take place on Saturday, May 6th, at 10:00 a.m.

Confirmation Preparation Sessions:

Sunday, November 20th, 9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. in the Dome
Sunday, February 12th, 9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. in the Dome
Rehearsal in the Church on March 21st, at 6:00 p.m.
Confirmation will take place on Friday, March 24th, at 7:00 p.m.

For information contact Mary Frances Coburn, Director of Faith Formation at 321-452-5955 or maryfrances@divinemercychurch.org.


Matrimony:

Couples should contact Mary Frances Coburn at maryfrances@divinemercychurch.org at least 6 months prior to the wedding.


Reconciliation:

Saturday, 3:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m., or by appointment. Parish Penance Services are celebrated during Advent and Lent.