Sacraments

Baptism

The Sacrament of Baptism is celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month at
12:30 p.m. Next dates: November 19th, December 3rd & 17th, Jamuary 7th & 21st

Pre-Jordan

Instruction/sacramental preparation for parents is held in the Sacred Heart Chapel every other month – January, March, May, July, September and November. Parents of children to be baptized should contact Denise Schmidt at 215-483-1000 between the hours of 9 am to 4 pm to register and make arrangements. The next date for the Pre-Jordan class in January at 7PM in the Sacred Heart Chapel is to be determined. Pre-Jordan sacramental preparation is required for each child to be baptized at IHM.

Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation for 2017 will be on Thursday, November 30th at 4PM in Church. The Most Reverend Timothy Christian Senior will be the main celebrant.

Marriage

To adequately prepare to celebrate the Sacrament of Marriage, Archdiocesan policy requires that couples contact one of the priests of the parish at least 6 months in advance.

IHM offers a one day Pre-Cana Seminar that assists couples in preparation for their upcoming marriage. The Pre-Cana is conducted twice a year (Spring and Fall). The Spring 2018 date is to be determined. Please call Denise Schmidt, parish secretary at 215-483-1000 to register for Pre-Cana.

RCIA – Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

This is the program for those interested in initiation into the Catholic Faith. Information is also available for those who may not have completed the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation). Please contact the Coordinator of Religious Education, Mary Anne Kostic-King—215-483-4266.