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Registrations for child catechesis are now CLOSED

The following classes are still available please contact the office of Religious Education for information:

1st Year Communion for 6-11th Grade - Tuesday

1st Year Communion for 1st Grade - Wednesday

Classes Begin September 12, 13 and 14 at 6:30 to 7:45 pm.  There will be a parent orientation on the first day of class this week. 

*Any child who is registered on or after 8/30/22 for unavailable classes has been placed on a waiting list. 


Las inscripciones para la catequesis están cerradas. 

SOLO las siguientes clases están disponibles. Contacte la oficina para mas información:

1er Año de Comunión para grados 6-11 - Martes

1er Año de Comunión for 1st Grade - Wednesday

Las clases comienzan el 12, 13 y 14 de Septiembre de 6:30 a 7:45 pm.  Habrá una orientación para los padres esos primeros días de clase.

*Todo niño inscrito a una clase 8/30/20 o después en una clase no disponible, están puestos en lista de espera. 

Adult Classes are still open for registration

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) is the program for adults who need any or all three Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation and Communion.  

Tuesday 8 pm English

Miércoles 8 pm Español

Please use the link below to register for adult classes:  

 RCIA Adult Registration Form


Religious Education Office Hours
Summer Hours Jun-Aug:  Mon - Thurs (10am – 4pm)
Regular Hours Sept-May: Mon - Wed (2pm - 5pm)

Administrator of Religious Education
Angelica Martinez

(305) 385-4320 x 212
[email protected] 


The Religious Education Office at Good Shepherd Catholic Church provides Catechism Programs for children, adolescents and adults who are preparing for the Sacraments of Baptism, First Communion, and Confirmation.  

Our Catechism Program serves students from grades one through pre-sacrament highschool.  Confirmation preparation classes begin minimum seventh grade.

Communion and Confirmation preparation is minimum 2 years.

Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC) is a program for children who need all three Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation and Communion.  It is minimum three years - one year per sacrament.  At the end of the three years the child will receive Baptism, Confirmation and Communion in one ceremony at the Easter Vigil.