PSR First Communion

First Communion will be celebrated during the second semester of the 2nd grade year. Please see a schedule of important events below: 

First Communion Bread Service-February 4, 2021 at 7:00 pm. in the Main Church
This is a time of prayer for our First Communicants and their families. This is truly a Bread Service; a tradition at Ascension...the children will process to the altar to receive a loaf of Blessed Bread to take home to share with the whole family.  Arrival prior to 7 pm & church dress attire is encouraged for this 40 minute ceremony.


#1 of 2 First Communion Practices-April 9, 2021
We will begin in the multipurpose room and end in the main church.


Professional Individual portraits in Main Church-April 13, 2021

Please try to have order form turned in prior to this evening.  No appointment times, come when you can.

#2 of 2 First Communion Practice-April 16, 2021
We will begin in the multipurpose room and end in the main church.  Final date & time to turn in banner.

Sacrament of First Holy Communion-April 17, 2021
Mass Times: 10:00am and 1:00pm. depending on your assigned mass.
First Communion candidates are needed to arrive in the multipurpose room 1 hour prior to their First Communion Mass.


DRESS ATTIRE FOR FIRST HOLY COMMUNION:
White attire is to remind us all of our Baptism. Students will profess their faith and enter into their second step of Christian Initiation.

Girls: White dress; Please, no junior bridesmaid dresses; Length is to be below knees; Short sleeves OK however, NO spaghetti straps; Veil is optional; No gloves or purses.
Boys: Blue jacket, khaki pants, white shirt and tie. (Several blue jackets have been donated for the intention of lending out -if interested, please contact our coordinator)