3172 South Road

Cincinnati, OH 45248

(513) 922-2056

 

3172 South Road | Cincinnati, OH 45248 | (513) 922-2056

Reconciliation Catechesis is provided for interested parishioners, Grade 2 and older. 

Preparation for the sacrament is integrated into the religious education curriculum in Our Lady of the Visitation's school program and on Wednesday evenings during the school year at the Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) classes for public school students.  To participate in the level 2 PREP class (Reconciliation preparation) the student must have completed the level 1 PREP class. Once your child has made his/her First Reconciliation parents are responsible for regularly bringing  children to the parish celebrations of Reconciliation, and to see that they have taken the opportunity to confess individually sometime before the end of Grade 4. (This is a parish guideline). Prepared candidates celebrate the sacrament in the Spring. Parents are expected to participate in the preparation and ongoing encouragement to participate in this sacrament of healing.  Contact Lisa Spraul, 347-2228 or lspraul@olvisitation.org or Stephanie Audette at saudette@olvisitation.org.

First Eucharist Preparation is provided for interested parishioners, grade 2 and older.

Preparation for first reception of the Eucharist is integrated into the religious education curriculum in Our Lady of the Visitation School, and on Wednesday evenings during the school year at the Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) classes for public school students. To participate in the level 2 PREP class (First Communion preparation) the student must have completed the level 1 PREP class.  Parents are an integral part of the preparation program and ongoing accompaniment to the Eucharistic Liturgy. Prepared Candidates celebrate the sacrament in the Spring. For more information contact Lisa Spraul, 347-2228 or lspraul@olvisitation.org or Stephanie Audette at saudette@olvisitation.org.

Confirmation Preparation is provided for 7th Grade students and older. 

Preparation is integrated into both the school and PREP curriculum. Parents, Sponsors and students are involved in three Spirit events, a parent meeting, a sponsor/ candidate night, and a retreat. In order for public school students to participate in the seventh grade PREP class (Confirmation preparation) the student must have completed the 6th grade PREP class.  The public school students meet three times a month for their preparation sessions on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m. October to April, with the celebration of Confirmation happening in late April or May. Contact Lisa Spraul, 347-2228 or lspraul@olvisitation.org, or Stephanie Audette at saudette@olvisitation.org.