The Sacrament of Baptism is celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month at
12:30 p.m. Next dates: September 17th, October 1st & 15th.
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 is Wednesday, September 20th at 7pm in the Chapel. Pre-Jordan sacramental preparation is required for each child to be baptized at IHM.
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.
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 Fall date is Saturday, September 23rd. 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.