1600 Acadia Drive SE, Calgary, Alberta T2J 3B3  Phone: (403) 278-7556  Fax: (403) 271-9360

                                                                           
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INFANT BAPTISM
Infant Baptisms are arranged through the office. Please contact Michelle Fraser by telephone at 403-278-7556, or by e-mail at churchlady.fraser@gmail.com

A Baptism Preparation Seminar is required for all new or expectant parents. Classes are scheduled on a Saturday every second month.  Classes begin at 8:45 a.m. and finish at 12:00 p.m. in the St. Francis Room.   

There is no cost to attend a baptism preparation session, but you need to pre-register by calling the office. If at all possible, please arrange child care for the morning. If your child is a newborn and needs the care of their mother you are welcome to bring them along. 









BAPTISM OF OLDER CHILDREN
If your child aged seven or older is not yet baptized, we welcome you to begin the Sacramental journey with us.  Please contact Michelle Fraser at 403-278-7556 or email churchlady.fraser@gmail.com for more information on how to begin the process.

ADULT BAPTISM
If you are an adult seeking Sacraments of Initiation, including Baptism, First Holy Communion and/or Confirmation, please contact the parish office at 403-278-7556 for more information.

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FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
First Holy Communion is for children who are Catholics, who have reached the age of 7 or older.  The preparation for this Sacrament is primarily done at home with the parents.  We provide the materials, and we supplement your efforts as parents, being primary educators of your children in the transmission of the Catholic Faith. Registration forms are available for download in the First Holy Communion package below.  Please print the package, fill out the forms and hand in the forms to the parish office.  Please keep the first page with you to keep track of the important dates and the other details.  
There is a contribution of $15 to help cover the cost of the preparation material and the retreat.  If this contribution poses a problem to your family, please let us know. A copy of your child’s Baptism Certificate is required unless he/she has been Baptized at St. Bonaventure Parish. Parent meetings are Mandatory.
If your child was not baptized Catholic and has never gone through the formal process of becoming one, please let us know.  We will assist you.  
If you have questions, please contact Michelle Fraser by telephone at 403-278-7556 or by e-mail at churchlady.fraser@gmail.com .

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FIRST RECONCILIATION
First Reconciliation is for Catholic children who have reached the age of 8 or older.  The preparation for this Sacrament is primarily done at home with the parents.  We provide the materials, and we supplement your efforts as parents, being primary educators of your children in the transmission of the Catholic Faith. Registration forms are available for download in the First Reconciliation package below.  Please print the package, fill out the forms and hand in the forms to the parish office.  Please keep the first page with you to keep track of the important dates and the other details.
There is a contribution of $15 to help cover the cost of the preparation material and the retreat. Parent meetings are Mandatory. Please ensure we have your email for information on possible date changes.
If you have questions, please contact Michelle Fraser by telephone at 403-278-7556 or by e-mail at churchlady.fraser@gmail.com .
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CONFIRMATION
Ordinarily, the Sacrament of Confirmation is for Catholic children who have reached the age of 11 or older. The preparation for this Sacrament is primarily done at home with the parents.  We provide the materials, and we supplement your efforts as parents, being primary educators of your children in the transmission of the Catholic Faith. Registration forms are available for download in the Confirmation package below.  Please print the package, fill out the forms and hand in the forms to the parish office.  Please keep the first page with you to keep track of the important dates and the other details.
There is a contribution of $10 to help cover the cost of the preparation material and the retreat. Parent meetings are Mandatory. Please ensure we have your email for information on possible date changes.
If you have questions, please contact Michelle Fraser by telephone at 403-278-7556 or by e-mail at churchlady.fraser@gmail.com .
                                                                                                                                                                                             
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HOLY MATRIMONY
Please phone the parish office and ask to speak to a priest.

HOLY ORDERS
Please phone the parish office and ask to speak to a priest.

CONFESSION
Click here to see Confession times
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Upcoming Baptism Celebrations                                                                                                                                    


  August 13th and August 20th                                 

    September 10th and 17th

October 8th and 15th

Our next Baptism Preparation Workshop is Saturday, September 23rd from 8:45 am to noon. Please call the office to register for this workshop at 403-278-7556.