February 9, 2020
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The word “Atrium” refers to a space where children are prepared to enter into the liturgy and the life of the Church. The catechist focuses on helping children listen to God and His Word and respond with joy.
History of the CGS Program
The catechesis of the Good Shepherd began its development in Rome in 1954, a collaborative effort between Sofia Cavalletti, a Hebrew scholar (pictured at left with children in her atrium) and Gianna Gobbi, a Montessori guide. Together they developed an approach which not only appealed to the profound religious intuition of younger and older children,Continue reading “History of the CGS Program”
For all of us, our journey of faith as children of God begins with Baptism. Through Baptism, we are united to Jesus and given the hope of eternal life. We become part of the Body of Christ. Baptism initiates our sacramental life in the Church and our life in the Holy Spirit. Parents prepare forContinue reading “Baptism”
January 26, 2020
Mass & Reconciliation (Confession) Schedule
Sunday: 11:30AM Wednesday: 12:00PM Reconciliation (Confession): Please call 395 – 4380 for an appointment.