Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church
1640 Route 12, Gales Ferry, CT

Roman Catholic Church 1650 Route 12, Gales Ferry, CT

Children's Pre K- 5th Grade Faith Formation

Our Faith Formation program for grades Pre K-5 is Faith and Life Series which provides a basic foundation of faith and love of Jesus Christ.  This program is geared to capture your child’s interest, attention and creativity in a learning experience which keeps them active while exploring their faith, the Scriptures and moral principles.

Pre K-5 Class Times

Catechetical Sunday, 16 September 2018 will be celebrated at the 11:00am mass all faith formation students/families/catechists/volunteers attend the mass followed by an ice cream social in the church hall.

All Faith Formation classes are starting on Sunday, 23 September 2018 Grades 1-5, are scheduled at 9:45- 10:45AM; Pre K & Kindergarten during the 11:00AM Mass. All classes are held on the church premises.

If you have any questions, please contact the Faith Formation Office at 860-464-7251 or ffo@ololgf.org.

First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion

The Sacrament of First Reconciliation will be on Saturday, 17 February 2018 at 11:00AM and First Holy Communion will be Saturday, 11 May 2019 at 10:00AM. The Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion are celebrated in Grade 2.  However, first grade Faith Formation Class is a prerequisite to entering second grade Faith Formation Class and sacramental preparation.


Teachers and assistants are needed in all grades!  We are also looking for volunteers to help in non-teaching roles such as creative help, receptions, and special events.  Please let us know if you are interested in any of these areas. Please note that all volunteers working with children are required to undergo a background check and have training in accordance with the Norwich Diocese Office of Safe Environments.


General Overview of Faith Formation at Our Lady of Lourdes