SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM: Immaculate Conception parish shares in your joy as we welcome your child into God's family. Baptisms are celebrated on the fourth weekend of the month during the liturgy. Parents must be registered parishioners. Baptisms cannot be scheduled until the pre-Baptismal preparation program has been completed. To register for the Baptism Preparation program, contact the parish office or click on this link.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Please refer to announcements in the bulletin for dates and times for reconciliation. You may also phone the parish office.
SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION: This Sacrament is conferred by the Bishop upon high school students who have completed the necessary preparation classes and is typically offered annually. It may also be administered to adults who have been baptized and have received the Sacraments of Penance and Eucharist.
SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE: It is recommended that couples call at least 6 months prior to the wedding date. No date may be set before an initial interview with the priest. Weddings are celebrated on Saturday between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. with only one wedding scheduled per Saturday.
ANOINTING OF THE SICK: The church teaches that the sacrament of the anointing of the sick is offered to those: 1) of advanced age; 2) those with serious illness or facing surgery; 3) those with chronic illness of body, mind, or spirit. Please call the parish office immediately if a loved one is sick or hospitalized. The sacrament any be celebrated anytime before an operation or hospitalization. a communal celebration of the anointing of the sick is celebrated annually in October.
REGARDING THE SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE:
When making wedding plans please keep the following in mind:
The goal of our marriage preparation process is not to help the couple plan for the perfect wedding. It is, rather, to assist them in establishing a life-long sacramental marriage with faithfulness to the Lord Jesus Christ and each other at the center of their life together. For more information, phone Father Monty.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO BE A SPONSOR FOR BAPTISM OR CONFIRMATION?
Before you ask anyone or agree to be a godparent or sponsor, consider the following requirements: