Faith Formation

 HRIC Collaborative Director of Lifelong Faith Formation: Aaron Giard / 978-462-2724 x 7405 / [email protected]
HRIC Collaborative Assistant to Lifelong Faith Formation: Melinda Burrell / 978-462-2724 x 7420 / [email protected]


Download your CORI form here.

Summer Program 2021

Download 2021 Summer Program registration form:   
Word document   PDF file

We are excited to announce that our Summer Program will be back this Summer!*

Monday, August 9th - Friday, August 13th

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM each day

Did your child and family miss out on faith formation during the pandemic? Immerse your child in a week packed with experiencing the beauty of our Catholic faith, our life in Christ, as a community!

*This program is entirely contigent upon the successful recruitment of volunteer catechists and classroom aids. If you or someone you know is interested in being a volunteer, please reach out to Aaron Giard (contact info above) ASAP.


2020-2021 Sacraments

First Reconciliation and Holy Communion

First Communion "Retreat" Please RSVP with Aaron Giard ([email protected])

Friday, May 28th @ 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM - Immaculate Conception Church (or on Zoom)

First Communion Masses - Registration open! Please register with Melinda Burrell ([email protected]) by indicating your top two preferred dates:

Immaculate Conception Parish:

Saturday, June 12th @ 11:00 AM

Saturday, June 19th @ 1:00 PM

Saturday, June 26th @ 11:00 AM

Monday, June 28th @ 6:00 PM

Holy Redeemer Parish:

Saturday, June 5th @ 11:00 AM at Church of the Nativity, Merrimac



Sacrament of Confirmation Liturgies (Registration not yet open):

Immaculate Conception Parish:

Saturday, September 25th @ 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM

Holy Redeemer Parish:

Saturday, November 6th @ 11:00 AM and 12:30 PM at St. Ann's Church, West Newbury


2021-2022 Lifelong Faith Formation Information

Please check back in August for more information regarding registration and schedule for 2021 - 2022 Faith Formation.