Sacraments

FIRST PENANCE
Holy Redeemer School and CCD students in the second grade receive the sacrament of Penance in March. 

FIRST COMMUNION
Preparation for First Communion is provided either in Holy Redeemer School's religious education program or in the parish's CCD program.  Holy Redeemer School and CCD students in second grade usually receive First Holy Communion on the first Saturday in May.  

CONFIRMATION
Holy Redeemer School and CCD students in Grade 8 are prepared for the reception of the Sacrament of Confirmation.  Students are made aware of the spiriitual value of this sacrament and prepared to receive it in full realization of its impact on their life of grace.   Confirmation at Holy Redeemer usually takes place in MaY.  

For information regarding the School Programs, please contact Pamela Hurley at 301-942-4981,

For information regarding Parish CCD Programs, please contact Marylou McDonald at 301-946-9484 or mcdonald.kensington@comcast.net