The Holy Family Education Formation Team welcomes you.

We’re all on a faith journey towards discipleship, come join us. There is something for everyone.

Where do I start
Where do I start?

We look forward to supporting your household of faith.  Please give us a call and you will be directed to the ministry that will serve your needs: 626.799.8908

Education Formation Overview in PowerPoint <click here>

The following outline is designed to help you understand the opportunities available here at Holy Family.

Children’s  Faith Formation:

Reflection Question of the Week

March 31, 2024 March 25, 2024 March 18, 2024 March 11, 2024 March 3, 2024 February 25, 2024 February 18, 2024 February 11, 2024 February 4, 2024 January 28, 2024 January 21, 2024 January 14, 2024 January 7, 2024 December 31, 2023 December 24, 2023 …

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RCIA 2014

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults and Children

Mission Statement Holy Family is a welcoming community of faith who welcomes seekers and so we initiate new members through the rites of our Catholic Church.  Those seekers are nurtured as individuals on their own faith journeys, challenging them to live the Gospel message as …

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Safeguard the Children

“Providing a safe environment for children, youth, and vulnerable adults.” About Safeguard the ChildrenSafeguard the Children is a comprehensive program designed to promote a safe environment for children, youth and vulnerable adults and prevent child sexual abuse. Our goal is to empower children, teens and …

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Also: Infant Baptism*  ages 0-6
Sacramental prep for First Reconciliation (Confession)
Sacramental prep for First Eucharist (Communion) 

Teen Faith Formation:

learn more about the teen confirmation

Confirmation for Teens

If you would like to learn more about the teen confirmation preparation process at Holy Family, we have our own WEB PAGE.   

Middle School Ministry

Middle school ministry here at Holy Family Parish is a welcoming community for all sixth, seventh and eighth grade youth. We gather in the Eden Center on Wednesday nights (7-8:30pm) to grow in our faith together through prayer, learning, friendship and discipleship deeds (community service).

Reflection Question of the Week

March 31, 2024 March 25, 2024 March 18, 2024 March 11, 2024 March 3, 2024 February 25, 2024 February 18, 2024 February 11, 2024 February 4, 2024 January 28, 2024 January 21, 2024 January 14, 2024 January 7, 2024 December 31, 2023 December 24, 2023 …

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Religious Education Congress

The Religious Education Congress is a gathering of the brightest and the best in the area of Catholic Religious Formation, Pastoral Leadership, Scripture Study, Music and Worship.   Each year Holy Family sends a large delegation of catechists, parish leaders, parents and teens to this four …

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The Rite of Baptism (For Children Under the Age of 7)

Congratulations on the birth of your child! We look forward to welcoming your child into God’s family and as a member of the Holy Family community. When planning for your child’s Baptism, please allow the process to take from three to six months. To begin …

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Youth & Young Adult 5:30 Mass

Weekly 5:30pm Sunday Mass – All teens and young adults, you’re always invited to this Mass that’s especially fit for you! WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU! Please visit to learn about Youth Ministry and to learn more about Trinity Young Adult Ministry.

Youth Confirmation

Mission Statement The Confirmation Process at Holy Family strives to lead teens and their households to a deeper experience of faith and a deeper relationship with God and God’s Church, and that the teens may be prepared to receive the sacrament of confirmation and live …

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Also: Confirmation Preparation generally 9th and 10th Grade

Adult Faith Formation:

Adult Confirmation

Mission StatementHoly Family Adult Confirmation Sacramental Preparation provides a lively and welcoming process for adults to complete the Sacraments of Initiation. About Adult Confirmation The Adult Confirmation process is a fun interactive opportunity for Catholics who have not had the opportunity to receive the sacrament …

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Adult Confirmation Make-up Page

Confirmation Session 1, Introduction and Prayer January 18, 2024 Confirmation Session 2, Discipleship January 25, 2024 Confirmation Session 3, Who is God February 1, 2024 Confirmation Session 4, Church February 8, 2024 Confirmation Session 5, Baptism and Confirmation February 22, 2024 Confirmation Session 6, Morality …

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All Are Welcome

Take the All Are Welcome Survey The all are Welcome Task force seeks to help Holy Family Church live out its mission of being “a welcoming Eucharistic community of disciples of Jesus Christ” and its ecclesiology of “All Are Welcome” in three main ways: Click …

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Beautiful Eucharist

A book for faith sharing by name authors Week One: Introduction-Astonishing Week Two: Mass was Boring…Until this Happened Jackie Francois Angel recounts a pivotal moment when she resolved to fully commit to her Catholic faith, no longer content with being only partially engaged. Have you …

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Disciple’s Reflection Question of the Week

What is the Disciple’s Reflection Question of the Week? Simply put, it helps people to break open the word of God.  This allows for Faith Formation to be where it belongs: within the households of faith.  Consider for a moment…what was the Gospel about last …

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Divorced and Separated Support Group

The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart, and saves those who are crushed in spirit. (Ps 34.18) Divorce or separation is troubling and painful to most people. Holy Family Church has a support group to address this need. We meet every …

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Holy Moments: A Handbook for the Rest of Your Life

Week One Prologue The book’s prologue recounts a timeless tale of the Hermit’s contribution to the monastery community, emphasizing his wisdom and insight. On page 8, the Hermit metaphorically compares the Abbot to a lake with the capacity to reflect the divine presence of God. …

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Interfaith Dialogue

On April 13, 2016 we were blessed to have Father William Skudlarek, OSB open the discussion on the Challenges and Promise of Interfaith Dialogue. Nostra Aetate 50 years later:  Where we have come, Where we Hope to Go Click here to see the PowerPoint presentation.

Lenten Readings & Reflection Questions

In the Liturgy of the Word, the Church feeds the people of God from the table of his Word (cf. Sacrosanctum Concilium, no. 51). The Scriptures are the word of God, written under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. In the Scriptures, God speaks to …

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Living in a Stressful World: Part Two

Click here to watch Fr. Roy Pereira, S.J. presentation on Are you and your cellphone inseparable? The Neuroscience of addiction: Research presented through music     Click here to see the flier

Also: Parish Missions

* Christian Initiation Process welcomes children older than six and adults who are seeking the Catholic way of life.

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