Children's Faith Formation

The Blue Hills Collaborative provides children’s faith formation programs (formerly known as CCD) for grades K and up. Except where noted, all classes are held at the offices of the Blue Hills Collaborative, 20 Como Road, Hyde Park, just behind St. Anne parish.

2018 - 2019 Schedule

Catechesis Programs

  • Faith Formation Group 1: Grades K-8; Sundays, 8:45 – 10:00 am; BHCC classrooms
  • Faith Formation Group 2: Grades K-8; Sundays, 10:00 – 11:15 am; BHCC classrooms
  • Faith Formation Group 4: Grades K-8; Sundays, 3:00 – 4:30 pm; MPB Lower Hall (Creole)
  • Faith Formation Group 5: Grades K-6; Tuesdays, 4:00 -- 5:15 pm; BHCC classrooms

Faith In Action Programs

  • Confirmation Prep:* Confirmation Prep Grades 9+; Sundays 12:30 – 2:00 pm; BHCC hall/gym
    (this program concludes with the conferral of the Sacrament of Confirmation)

For exact meeting dates and other specific information, please download
the new Faith Formation Parent 2018-2019 Handbook.

 

2018 - 2019 Curriculum

  • All children in Faith Formation Catechesis (typically K-8) will use Pflaum Gospel Weeklies Faith Formation Program, as well as Christ Our Life, New Evangelization Edition (Loyola Press)
    • Grades K-1 use “Promise
    • Grades 2-3 use “Good News
    • Grades 4-6 use ”Venture
    • Grades 7-8 use “Visions
  • There are no text books for Confirmation Prep, Grades 9+, although video material from Dynamic Catholic’sDecision Point” will be used

Registration for 2018 - 2019

To register your child for Faith Formation, please click here.

Final Day to register for 2018-2019: K-8: November 4, 2018 | Confirmation: October 28, 2018

If you are not registered with any parish in the Archdiocese of Boston, please click here, to register with one of the parishes of our Collaborative. To sign up for Faith Formation without registering for any parish in the Archdiocese, please call the Collaborative Center during business hours.

*If students have not completed years K-8 of Faith Formation, a 20-question, fill-in-the-blank quiz will be used to determine which program would be best for each teen.

 

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