Cathedral Formation Updates: September 10
Cathedral Faith Formation for
PREK-HS starts in October!
It is time to register for Cathedral PREK-HS faith formation. Our programs will be online/over Zoom, with some in-person opportunities that will observe all safety guidelines. Register online, today, for all PREK-HS students!
We are excited about our children and youth faith formation programs! Here is a preview of the schedule:
: Log on at your convenience for your child’s weekly faith formation lesson to a password protected website. The site will have meaningful video lessons for your children each week carefully prepared by our Cathedral Catechists. Your child can view them and respond when it is convenient for them to do so during the week. We will also have many support resources for parents. Every month, we will do a live Zoom call or an in-person opportunities for parents and children. Register
your child today!
Middle School Youth Group | Thursdays | 7:00 to 8:30pm | Over Zoom with in-person special events.
Middle School Youth Group is so much fun! Meet weekly with your Cathedral friends and have fun while you grow in your faith together. Our middle school youth group leaders can’t wait to connect with you over Zoom - and then gather in person for fun activities.
First youth group meeting is October 1st.
High School Youth Group | Sundays | 7:00 to 8:30pm | Over Zoom with
in -person special events.
Our High School youth group is expanding! We are joining up with other local churches to make it even more fun to meet with old friends and make new ones while learning and growing in faith. We have an exciting new program that will have you counting the days until Sunday youth group.
First youth group meeting is October 4th.
Register here for ALL Youth Programs (PREK–HS)
Register here for VIRTUAL VBS:
Middle School and Adults we still need your help! Contact Joy Weir @
to help make this a meaningful experience for kids!
Middle and High School Youth
Sept. 19 | 9:30a | Humphrey Calder
All middle school & high school youth are invited to a join in on games with Father Tony and youth group leaders. We will play a game of kickball and have other fun activities too. Social distancing and safety guidelines will be in place. Please sign up so we know you are coming! Here is the Evite to sign up:
Octave of Service:
September 27–October 4
The bicentennial jubilee of the Diocese of Richmond includes an Octave of Service in honor of St. Vincent de Paul, the diocesan patron known as the Apostle of Charity and Father of the Poor. This week of service will begin on the saint's feast day (September 27). The Cathedral will carry out two projects for the Octave of Service:
(1) Step-by-Step with Haiti: Walking to raise funds for our twin parish in Carrisade, Haiti
(2) Cemetery Clean-Up: Clearing debris at historic Evergreen and East End Cemeteries
Clickable/Printable Flyer for Step-by-Step for Haiti
Clickable/Printable Flyer for Cemetery Clean-Up
Please reach out to Joy Weir at
if you have any questions on returning to Mass. We want you and your family to feel comfortable with the registration process and knowledgeable of all the safety measures we have in place and will be glad to answer any question you have.
FIRST PENANCE AND FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
Preparation for First Penance and First Holy Communion usually takes place during Second Grade and includes classes for children and parents. Children who are beyond second grade who have not received their First Holy Communion are welcome and encouraged to attend these classes. Please register your child and we will share the 2020-2021 schedule. Questions? Contact Joy Weir at
Sacramental Prep Registration
Parents with a sophomore in high school or student(s) 15 years of age or older who are interested in seeking the Sacrament of Confirmation - please complete this registration form. A preparation schedule will be shared with families soon. Questions? Contact Joy Weir at
Lauren Tompkins, FA
on Thursday, September 10 at 3:18PM