CRE

CRE (Christian Religious Education):

The Christian Religious Education (CRE) Program is religious education classes for children in grades 1st – 8th, in public, private and non-Catholic schools.

Through “catechesis”, children learn about the teachings of Christ transmitted by the Apostles to the Church. Because catechesis is the responsibility of the

entire faith community, this mission of the Church is entrusted to every baptized Catholic. Bishops, priests and deacons exercise catechetical ministry by ordination.

Others, such as the CRE Catechists and Catechist Aides, participate in this responsibility through a commissioning to carry out a specific catechetical activity.

 

The CRE Classes (grades 1 – 8) meet on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 8:00 PM  at IHM School. This year our classes run from September 19, 2017 to March 20, 2018.

To register for CRE classes, click here: https://membership.faithdirect.net/events/details/818

To view other important information about CRE, click on the different links below:

    

     2017-2018 CRE Calendar

         

     Hall/Classroom Monitor Information

    

     Volunteer Opportunities

 

     Diocesan Rules & Procedures

 

     CRE Registration – Paper Format

 

The Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion Preparation Classes (grade 2) are taught in conjunction with the 2nd grade CRE Class.  Please see the TAB under Religious Education titled “Reconciliation/First Holy Communion for information about registering your child.

 

Similarly, the Confirmation Classes (grade 8) are also taught in conjunction with the 8th grade CRE Class.  Please see the TAB under Religious Education titled “Confirmation” for information about registering your child.

 

 

For additional information, please contact the Religious Education Office at (302) 762-5550 or e-mail us at ihmreled@ihm.org.

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