Kindergarten through Confirmation
Director of Faith Formation: Dr. Harriet E. Bauer
Religious Education Coordinator (Grades K-8): Karen Pinterpe
St. Benedict's Religious Education Registration for grades K - Confirmation will be August 21, August 28, September 4, and September 11 after Mass. The cost is $45 per student for registered families, not to exceed $100 or $50 per student for non-registered families.
Religious Education begins on September 18th. Classes are held on Sunday, starting 20 minutes after the end of 8:30 AM Mass.
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 House beginning 20 minutes after the end of Mass. Classes last one hour.
Parents and younger siblings are invited to meet in the Parish Hall during religious education classes for hospitality, fellowship, and socializing.
In case of inclement weather parents will be contact via a telephone tree. The website will also be updated.
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.