First Communion

We are here to support you and your child in the sacramental life!

Please contact JohnMark Cayer, Director of Faith Formation, if you have any questions concerning the reception of these sacraments at or 864-422-1648, ext 209.

The Process

The Diocese of Charleston requires two years of preparation for the sacrament of First Holy Communion, usually beginning in the First Grade.

Children must have completed First Grade and be 7 years of age.

Parents/Children must participate in all Sacramental meetings.

First Confession must be received before First Communion.

Children must attend a First Holy Communion Retreat.

Children will receive Sacraments with the School, Religious Education, and homeschooled children.