First Communion | Saint George Church - Erie, PA

First Holy Communion - Saint George Church in Erie, PaSaint George Church offers First Holy Communion to students through one of our faith formation programs. Our parish follows the Diocesan Policies for sacrament preparation. First Holy Communion is received in the 3rd grade, through our religious education program or our school, Saint George Catholic School.

First Holy Communion preparation at SGC involves:

  • One parent meeting
  • Attend a Saturday morning (or afternoon) retreat especially for students
  • Catechesis at home
  • Classroom preparation

Each child must attend all practices held at Saint George Church prior to First Holy Communion Day. First Holy Communion students must have completed 2nd grade Faith Formation. Mass attendance is encouraged on Sunday and Holy Days. The First Holy Communion celebration Mass is held in the Spring.

Contact Saint George Church to learn more about First Communion.