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New Life Confirmation Calendar

Middle School - Junior High Youth Ministry Calendar

2023-2024 Middle School Calendar

Welcome to Our Lady of Grace Religious Education! We offer faith formation for children five years of age through adulthood.

Henrieta Vyzinkar, Religious Education, email

Doris Hertzig, Youth Ministry, (619) 466.5451, email

Deacon John Sawaya, RCIA Coordinator, email

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OLG Faith Formation

For Kindergarten - 5th grade

Weekly catechesis Sunday Mornings - 9:30am - 10:45am.


Penance and Eucharist

Grade 2 and higher

Preparation for the sacraments of Penance and Eucharist is offered for children in grade 2 and older who have completed at least one year of study. 


Junior High

6th Grade - 8th Grade

We offer study in the faith the last two Tuesdays of the Month and Escape Youth Group events the first two Fridays of the Month.

Participants in this program are asked to attend one East County Jr. High Youth Day in Spring.

Confirmation (Youth)

Grades 9-12

Sacrament of Confirmation  preparation for teens includes two years of concentrated study along with participation in our New Life, Youth group programs. The first year required prerequisite is to register for Confirmation classes Level 8 through Faith Formation, another parish program or graduation from a Catholic Elementary school.

High School

Wow TransparentWalking on Water! It's new and it's W.O.W! Teens who have received the sacrament of Confirmation are invited to learn how to live out the grace received.


Becoming Catholic - Order of Christian Initiation for Adults (includes children age 7 and above)

Real Presence 1For those who are seeking communion with the Catholic Church who:

> Have not been baptized, or

> Have been baptized in another trinitarian faith tradition, or

> Have been baptized in the Catholic Church but have not received the sacraments of Reconciliation, Eucharist, Confirmation. 


Confirmation (Adults)

Adults, 18 years of age or older, who have received the sacraments of Baptism and Eucharist but who have not received the Sacrament of Confirmation are invited to prepare for Confirmation with us. Please contact Deacon John Sawaya at [email protected] for more information.


Biblical/Topical Adult Faith Formation

Our adult faith formation opportunities are typically 10 to 12 weeks in length and topic choices seek to embrace all the faith dimensions of an adult life and exploration of the core elements of Catholic faith and practice.


Our Commitment to a Safe Environment for All

We, at the San Diego Catholic Diocese and Our Lady of Grace Church, are doing everything in our power to prevent the sexual abuse of minors and vulnerable adults by priests and other staff.

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