Parish School of Religion

Students participate in the annual Living Rosary, where each student wrote a prayer intention and placed it by the Blessed Mother. At the end of the Rosary each student was given a balloon that represented their prayer intention.

Students participate in the annual Living Rosary, where each student wrote a prayer intention and placed it by the Blessed Mother. At the end of the Rosary each student was given a balloon that represented their prayer intention.

Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them;for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.
— Matthew 19:14

St. Bernard Catholic Church Parish School of Religion and Sacramental Program is designed to support and assist parents in the formation of their children’s Catholic Faith. St. Bernard Catholic Church provides religious instruction and sacramental preparation to help the students fulfill all requirements for religious education and sacramental preparation. Children and teens follow a prescribed course of studies.

Parish School of Religion Classes

Classes are held on the 1st and 2nd Sundays of the month beginning in September through March.

  • 1st – 8th Grade:  Time: 9:00 – 10:30am.  Place: St. Bernard School

  • 9th and 10th Grade:  Time: 3:30pm – 4:45pm. Place: Borel Center (5pm Mass is highly encouraged)

  • Confirmation Classes (All 11th Graders)  Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm.  Place: Borel Center



Edge 6th-8th Grade Youth Ministry

Edge is our youth program for middle school students. This program is designed to meet the spiritual, emotional, and social needs of the youth.  The creative and experiential approach engages youth to encounter Jesus, understand Catholic teaching, and form their Catholic identity. For more information and to register, contact Christine at at (337) 332-2159 or by email at christine@stbernardch.com.


Sacraments

First Reconciliation and First Communion

Children are eligible for the reception of the sacraments of  First Reconciliation/First Communion in the 2nd grade. Parishioners of St. Bernard Church Parish who have a child in the 2nd grade (which includes Parish School of Religion and Catholic School) must register for the First Communion Sacramental Program.  


Confirmation Sacramental Program

  • Families must be Parishioners of St. Bernard Church.

  • Must be a Baptized Catholic.

  • Must have made 1st Communion.

  • Must have ten years of previous religious education in a parish or Catholic School.

  • Required to attend all Confirmation Classes, spiritual activities, retreat, works of mercy project.

  • Required to complete stewardship hours.

For more information, Contact Christine at at (337) 332-2159 or by email: christine@stbernardch.com

To learn more about First Communion at St. Bernard, contact Christine at (337) 332-2159 or by email: christine@stbernardch.com

Faith Camp is held every summer! For more information, contact Christine at (337) 332-2159 or by email: christine@stbernardch.com

Interested in becoming an altar server? Contact Fr. McIntyre at (337) 332-2159.

To learn more about First Reconciliation at St. Bernard, contact Christine at (337) 332-2159 or by email: christine@stbernardch.com

Join us for the Living Rosary every October! For more information, check out our event page.

To learn more about Confirmation at St. Bernard, contact Christine at (337) 332-2159 or by email: christine@stbernardch.com

Interested in being a part of our Nativity Play? For more information, contact Christine at (337) 332-2159 or by email: christine@stbernardch.com