1st Eucharist / RCIA Adapted

May 11, 2017: 1st Communion Masses Begin on Saturday!

Most important, enjoy this beautiful day with your child!

They are able to fully participate in the summit of our faith: the Holy Eucharist!

Blessings on you and your family!

1st Communion Mass Schedule

Sat. 05/13/2017 - 10am Queen of Angels (English) (11 students)

Sat. 05/13/2017 - 5pm Emmaus (English) (35 students)


Sun. 05/14/2017 - 8:30am Emmaus (English) (7 students)

Sun. 05/14/2017 - 12:15pm Emmaus (Spanish) (8 students)

Sun. 05/14/2017 - 5pm Emmaus (English) (5 students)


Sat. 05/20/2017 - 10am Emmaus (English) (10 students)

Sun. 05/21/2017 - 10:30am Emmaus (English) (23 students)

Sun. 05/21/2017 - 12:15pm Emmaus (Spanish) (19 students)


RCIA Adapted (w/baptisms) - Sat. 05/27/17 - 10am Emmaus (English) (11 students)

Mass Day Reminders

  • Arrive 30 minutes before your Mass time
  • Find the pew(s) with your child's last name
  • Children will process in with Father & bow at the altar before going to pew
  • Children will recess out with Father & immediately return to altar for pictures

During Mass: Communion

  • Show this to your child: Dos & don'ts when receiving communion
  • Family members will approach all to form a semi-circle around your child when receiving 1st Eucharist
  • Family members not receiving should cross their arms for a blessing
  • All will move to the cup minister to receive the blood of Christ, if not receiving, cross arms as well

What does my child need for 1st Eucharist?

Children will receive the following from the Faith Formation Office:


  • reconciliation candle
  • rosary
  • Prayer/Mass booklet
  • 1st Eucharist Certificate


Attire: Sunday Easter best / Girls - no spaghetti straps & no high-heels

Group & individual Photos w/Father can be taken after Mass.

Contact Info

If you have a question contact:

Bertha Halfmann

Text #: 512.413.1555