Faith Formation Commission

The Faith Formation Commission coordinates all levels of educational programming in the parish, for Blessed Sacrament School students, public school students, teens and adults. The Commission oversees such activities as youth formation, sacramental preparation, RCIA, Landings, small-group faith sharing, family ministry, and marriage preparation.

Pam Kelly, Co Chair,
Fran Scango, Co Chair,


The Faith Formation Commission oversees the following ministries:

  • Baptism Preparation Program
  • Bread, Book and Brethren
  • Centering Prayer
  • Couples Communications Workshop
  • Discovering Christ
  • Faith on Tap
  • Family Pilgrimage
  • Foundations for the New Evangelization Courses
  • “House Churches” Lenten Program
  • Landings
  • Legion of Mary
  • Lenten Mission
  • Marriage Encounter
  • Marriage Preparation
  • Men’s Retreat Weekend
  • Msgr. Corbett Memorial Lecture
  • Neighborhood Churches Lenten Program
  • Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
  • School of Religion Catechists and Teacher Aides
  • Serra Club
  • Second Sunday Morning Lecture Series
  • That Man is You (TMIY)
  • Tuesday and Thursday Adult Education with Br. Malachy Broderick
  • Walking With Purpose
  • Wednesday Evening Bible Study
  • Women’s Weekend Retreat
  • Young Adult Ministry
  • Youth Ministry

For a detailed description of these ministries and the volunteer opportunities they offer, see the Faith Formation Commission section of the Parish Guide 2016-17.