Registration for 2019/2020 Elementary, Confirmation, Middle School & High School Formation programs are open!! Click HERE to register.
Elementary Faith Formation classes for Pre-K through 5th grade are offered twice a week at St. John's beginning in early September and ending early May. You may choose either Sunday Morning, 10:15 am - 11:20 am or Wednesday evening, 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm. Children entering the Pre-K program must be 4 by September 1, 2019 and potty trained. Fees for Elementary Faith Formation programs are: $35 for the first and second child and $10 for each additional child.
Sacraments of Confession and First Communion Formation is part of the second grade curriculum. Parents of those students are encouraged to attend all parent classes held during the year.
Sacrament of Confirmation Formation is a 2-year process in the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City. Year 1 is the Inquiry phase, during which the young person becomes better acquainted with the Catholic Church; hears the Good News; and reflects on their personal journey.
Year 2 is the Catechumenate phase. Initial conversion is deepened. The young person comes to know more and more deeply the love of God in their own lives as they prepare themselves to receive the Holy Spirit.
Confirmation I (Inquiry) and II (Catechumenate) will be offered on Sunday evenings; 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm. Confirmation classes begin early September and end early May. Candidates and their families are encouraged to attend the 5:30 pm Sunday Mass.
Fees for Confirmation programs are: $75 for Confirmation I and $125 for Confirmation II. These fees include all lesson materials, retreats, High School Youth Group and robes for Confirmation II. These fees include all lesson materials, retreats, High School Youth Group and robes for Confirmation II.
Middle School & High School Youth Group High School Youth Group meets on Sunday evenings following the 5:30 pm Mass. Middle School Youth Group meets on Wednesdays evenings from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Click here for High School & Middle School Youth Groups. Fees for Middle School & High School Youth Groups are: $35 for the first and second child and $10 for each additional child.
Faith Formation office hours are 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Summer: Monday through Friday. August - May: Monday - Thursday.
Elementary & Sacramental Calendar
In an effort to improve communications, we will send emails to families, notices on the parish app, keep this calendar on this page up to date. We will also use the parish Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.
DOWNLOAD our NEW and IMPROVED APP
With this app you can:
Receive parish news
Choose to receive notifications for specific ministries (1st Communion, High School, Faith Formation, etc...)
Read the bulletin
Stay up to date on upcoming events
Register for studies and activities
To download the app, visit iTunes or GooglePlay and search for WeConnect Parish App or use this shortcut:
iPhone Users Text: ParishApp1 to 555888 Android Users Text: ParishApp2 to 555888
Once you download the new app, the shortcut created on your device, will be similar to this photo of the teal church. The name is Parish App. When you first open it, you will need to choose your parish. IF you have location turned on, it will ask you if you want to choose St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Edmond (assuming you are in Edmond at the time).
Notifications for all things St. John's (General) is turned on, but all others are off. To turn on notifications for other ministries, select the more button on the bottom right, then message settings. This will give you a list of available ministries. Choose the one(s) you are interested in. We will use the app for weather closings, time changes, reminders, etc. We hope you enjoy the new St. John the Baptist parish app.