Kindergarten through Confirmation

Religious Education Coordinators: Dr. Harriet Bauer and Karen Pinterpe

Confirmation Parent/Student Meeting

Sunday September 30th during R.E. there will be a mandatory meeting for all Confirmation candidates and their parents.

The meeting will start at approximately 10:15am and will be held in the church.  

During this meeting we will review the requirements and due dates for St. Benedict Confirmation students. 

Any questions? Contact Karen Pinterpe (719) 494-8099

Religious Education Classes

Classes are held on Sundays starting 15 minutes after the end of 9:00am Mass.

Religious Education classes begins Sunday, September 16, 2018.

The Religious Education calendar is available here.

Teachers Needed

We are still seeking teachers for Religious Education for our 2018-19 school  year.  If you are interested please contact Dr. Harriet Bauer or Karen Pinterpe

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.

Home Schooled Religious Education

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