Kindergarten through Confirmation

Director of Faith Formation: Dr. Harriet E. Bauer     

Religious Education Coordinator (Grades K-8): Karen Pinterpe

Registration 2017 - 2018

St. Benedict's Religious Education Registration for grades K - Confirmation will be announced in August . Watch for announcements in the bulletin and on the website.

For questions, please contact Dr. Harriet Bauer (719)262-9222 or Karen Pinterpe (719)494-8099.


Religious Education Classes Location / Time  

Kindergarten through Confirmation classes are held at the Parish Center. Classes last one hour.


Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather parents will be contact via a telephone tree.  The website will also be updated.


Confirmation Prerequisite

Students must have attended Religious Education classes one year prior to receiving the Sacrament.



RCIC (Rite of Christian Initiation for Children) is open to all children between the ages of 8-15, unbaptized or baptized. These classes are designed to educate children in the Catholic faith and prepare them for the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist at the Easter Vigil. Whether your family is just entering the Church, returning to the practice of the Catholic faith, or delayed your child’s sacramental preparation, all are welcome.

Please contact Dr. Bauer for more information


Home Schooled Religious Education

Sacramental preparation guidelines and policies for home schooled religious education are available from the Diocese of Colorado Springs.