Faith Formation Commission
This commission oversees that Religious Education is provided for all members of the parish from birth on. Meets every second Sunday of the month. This commission is a three-year commitment.Safety training is required of all adult volunteers.
Religious Ed. Information
- Religious Ed. Handbook (2021-22), which includes the calendar for the year.
This program meets on Sundays, August to May from 9:00 AM Mass to 11:00 AM. It is open to all children whose parents are registered members of the parish. Classes are available for children starting in preschool and through their senior year in high school and are taught by volunteers. If you wish your child(ren) to be in Religious Education this year, please print and fill out this form. Cost for 2022-23 year is $50 for 1 child or $75 for family.
The RCIA team, in coordination with the Religious Education Administrator, assists individuals on their journey into the Catholic faith. There is no fee, and you are welcomed to bring someone with you. Classes generally run from September to Easter. St. Ann and St. Thomas More have combined to offer classes every Wednesday at 6:30 pm. As the meeting locations will vary from month to month, please contact Lucy Castaneda (St Ann only) for more information.
Vacation Bible School
Held each summer in July. Vacation Bible School is a four night long program from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. These classes are open to all children in grades Kindergarten-5th grade. Sixth grade and older are eligible to be helpers. Cost is $10 per person (helpers can go free). Price includes dinner and a t-shirt. Contact Lucy Castaneda for more infoBaptismal Preparation
Is held the 2nd Saturday of every month at 11 a.m. in the parish hall section 1. Please call the parish office and leave your name to preregister for the class. This class is open to all registered parents of the parish that want to have their children baptized into the Catholic Faith. You can register to become a member of the parish at this class.
This class meets in conjunction with Religious Education on Sunday mornings. Children in the second grade are prepared for this sacrament and receive First Reconciliation during advent.
This class meets in conjunction with Religious Education on Sunday mornings. Children in the second grade are prepared for this sacrament and receive First Communion in the spring. Please fill out this form so we can have the necessary information.
When held at St. Ann, this class meets in conjunction with Religious Education on Sunday mornings. Students who are spiritually ready are prepared for this sacrament and are confirmed by the Archbishop at SS. Peter and Paul cathedral downtown Indianapolis. Please fill out this form so we can have the necessary information.
Older children in need of the sacraments of either Baptism, First Communion or First Reconciliation meet with an instructor weekly until they are properly prepared to receive the sacraments on Holy Saturday.
Bible Discussion Group
Our mission is to provide an open forum to discuss Scripture in collaboration of the Catholic faith. The group follows the Sunday Religious Education schedule.
For any of the above please contact the Director of Religious Education.