Holy Communion

Catholics believe the Eucharist, or Communion, is both a sacrifice and a meal. We believe in the real presence of Jesus, who died for our sins. As we receive Christ's Body and Blood, we also are nourished spiritually and brought closer to God.
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Please contact the Office of Religious Education (see below) about preparing your child to receive the Sacrament of First Holy Communion.

Office of Religious Education
Mrs. Marylyn Crum, DRE
Tel: 718-956-4494


"Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him on the last day."

(John 6:54)