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Elementary Faith Formation

Our parishes offer two  catechetical programs for children in Grades K – 5 held at St. Therese Church Parish Center  and K-6 at SS Cyril and Methodius Church. 

Pflaum's Gospel Weeklies flow from the words of Jesus Christ in the Sunday Gospels. Children learn their faith – including instruction in doctrine, sacraments, commandments and prayer – within the rhythms and seasons of the liturgical year, 

Sadlier's We Believe is a comprehensive program which present core Catholic beliefs, practices, and principles so all students can truly express their faith.

Faith Formation classes for children in Kindergarten to 5th grade from the parishes of St. Therese and St. Joseph meet at the St. Therese Parish Center, 124 Morgantown Road, Uniontown.  Please use the lower level entrance. The sessions are held on Tuesday evenings from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. September through April. For additional information, please contact our parish office at 724-438-2341.

Faith Formation classes for children in Kindergarten to 6th grade from the parishes of SS. Cyril & Methodius and St. Hubert meet at the Turek Center at SS. Cyril and Methodius Church, 50 N. Morgantown St., Fairchance, PA on Saturdays from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. from September to April.  For additional information, please contact our parish office at 724-564-7436.

​Middle School Faith Formation

​Middle School Faith Formation  is open to all 6th, 7th and 8th grade youth from our four parishes.  Also known as Monday Night Faith Formation, these sessions help young people grow in their love for Jesus Christ, His Church and the Catholic faith all while participating in fun, faith filled activities.  Our goal for Monday Night Faith Formation is to offer our young people a Catholic community where they can get answers to their many questions. 

Middle School youth meet on Mondays - September through April from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at St. Therese Parish Center, 124 Morgantown Road, Uniontown.

Emmaus II -High School Formation

​What is it? Emmaus II is our Senior High youth group program open to all Catholic Parishes in our area.  We meet roughly 2 Sundays a month from 6:00-8:00 PM at Saint Joseph Social Hall and strive to grow in faith and fellowship in an uplifting and fun environment.  We encourage all in grades 9-12 to join us!  We seek to encourage our youth group members to grow in their faith and relationship with God realizing that their futures are bright and with God all things are possible! We welcome you.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

​Are you or anyone you know interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith? 

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is a journey toward becoming a full, participating member of the Catholic Church. RCIA is a faith formation process designed primarily for adults who have not been baptized in any faith and are intentionally seeking God in their lives. Additionally, it is for those baptized in other faiths, as well as baptized Catholics who have never completed their sacraments of initiation, specifically confirmation and Eucharist.  For more information contact our Parish Office, 724-437-3927.