Religious Education

Please make every effort to bring your children to class on time.

January 2020
Saturday, January 11th Reconciliation Retreat for both Parent/2nd grade child
@10:30am – 1pm @Religious Education Building

Sunday, January 19th ~ NO CLASSES FOR MLK HOLIDAY

Thursday, January 23rd @ 6:30pm ~ Family Catechesis
Sunday, January 26th Confirmation Prep Session #4
– 7th grade @3:30pm RE Building pickup is after 5:30 Mass at Assumption Church
– 8th grade @5:30 Mass dismissal is 8pm at the RE Building

Special Notes
Grade 2 Please mark your calendars.  This change is due to the First Communion Schedule.
First Holy Communion Prep session originally scheduled for March 28th
Change to Saturday, March 21st @Religious Ed Building from 11am – 1pm

Grade 7 – Please mark your calendars.  This change is due to Confirmation Schedule.
Confirmation Prep Session originally scheduled for April 26th
Change to Sunday, May 3rd @Religious Ed Building from 3:30 ending with Mass

Grade 8 – Please mark your calendars.
Confirmation will be on Wednesday, April 29th @5pm.
Candidate & Sponsor should be seated in the church by 4:30pm.
Please note we will not be issuing tickets since this is a small class however please be mindful of how many family members you invite to the Mass.

Practice for Confirmation is with either parent or sponsor.  This is a Mandatory Practice on Sunday, April 26th from 2pm – 4pm @Assumption Church

Retreat – Mandatory retreat is scheduled for Saturday, March 28th meet by 11am @Religious Ed Building. Students will take a school bus to St. Joseph’s High School, Hammonton. Lunch and Snacks will be served. Transportation from the high school back to Assumption Church for Mass @4:30pm Mass is Mandatory and either a Parent or Sponsor must attend Mass.  Dinner will be served.  After dinner, we  will have Eucharistic Adoration. Dismissal should be around 8:30pm.  Please Note that a Parent or Sponsor should stay with 8th grader from 4:30 – 8:30pm.

Parish Happenings
Sunday, January 19thFREE Concert and Coffee House
6:30pm in the Parish Hall Featuring Forgotten Truth

Saturday, April 25thSuper 50/50 Drawing & Beef & Beer
Visit or contact the Parish Office for Details 856-767-0719

R.E. Fall Sessions

Class times:
Sundays 9:30am – 10:45am
Mondays 6:15pm – 7:30pm
Family Catechesis 3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30pm – 7:45pm

$125.00 for 1 child
$225.00 for 2 or more children

New this year: Sacramental Fees: Cover costs for prep sessions, retreats, trips (shrine), photos, and anything else that relates to Sacramental preparation.

Grade 2: $20/child
Grade 7: $30/child
Grade 8: $50/child

NOTE: New families need to register for Religious Education by clicking on this link:

Parish Giving will email you a user name and password after they receive your registration.Current families will be contacted to register for 2019-2020 via Parish Giving with a user name and password.

If you haven’t hear from Parish Giving, please call Cathy Jacoby at (856) 767-3414.


Religious Education Office Hours:

Sunday 9am – 11am
Monday 2pm – 8pm
Tuesday 10am – 4pm
Wednesday 10am – 4pm

Night appointments need to be scheduled.

Any questions about the RE calendar or other info, please email or call the office of Religious Education:   856-767-3414