Domestic Church Community Catechism
Hello!! Calendar for this Program is posted below and on home page.
Domestic Church Community Catechism (DC3) is St Thomas the Apostle’s PRIMARY Adult and Family Catechesis!
Everyone is Invited!! YOU are invited!!!!
Families with Children
Adults and Couples
Our Program meets on Sundays after the 9:00 am Mass (about 10:15 till noon.)
two Sundays a month (schedule will be posted August 1, 2017.)
WE are in
YEAR 2: The Creed: Blueprint to the Greatest Love Story Ever
This program consists of:
*Adult Catechisis including small group experience
(Parents are expected to attend every session with their children. Teens and parish adults are warmly invited!!!)
* Grade by grade catechism
*Sacrament Preparation in Grades 2, 7 and 8
*Completion of some homestudy/ homework is expected
*Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
(for grades preK– K, ages 4 through 6)
DC3 will be using these texts and programs:
Catechism of the Catholic Church
Christ’s Disciples Pray the Creed
(adult and teen version)
Things to Know:
1. Our Pastor, Father Bill Ashbaugh, urges families to understand the FIRST expectation of our this program is attendance at Sunday Mass, every week (unless illness or travel prevents it.)
2. This program is a WHOLE FAMILY/ PARENT and STUDENT program. No student drop-offs will be allowed (except in urgent circumstances.) We expect families to demonstrate committed and consistent attendance. Sports and other recreational events are NOT acceptable reasons to be absent from classes.
Calendar for 2017-18
All sessions begin with 9:00 am Mass and are finished by noon