Baptismal Preparation Class for parents of children to be baptized is held the first Tuesday of each month.Registration for class is required; please call Arlene Parisi 377-0506.
Class must be attended for the first child being baptized and a minimum of every two years thereafter. Baptisms are routinely held the last weekend of the month during all Masses and after the 11:00 AM Sunday Mass. Registration for baptism is required; please call the office, 377-8886 to register. All sacraments of the Church presume the regular practice of the Christian faith by the persons involved. When making the sacrament of Baptism parents must be registered in St. Paul’s Parish (in our computer system, under their married name), and they must be practicing Catholics (attending mass regularly) and participate in other aspects of church life.
At Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Saturdays at 3:00 PM. Please call the rectory office at 518-377-8886 if you wish to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation by appointment.
Through our Faith Formation Classes, children in the second grade make their First Eucharist in May after making their First Reconciliation in December. Parents of older children or children with special needs seeking instruction for First Eucharist, may contact Arlene Parisi, Coordinator for Faith Formation.
Adults seeking instruction for First Eucharist are required to participate in the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (R.C.I.A.) For more information click here.
Adults who are post high school, have been baptized and received their First Eucharist, may contact Arlene Parisi, 377-8886 for information regarding Adult Confirmation classes.
Couples intending to participate in the Sacrament of Matrimony should contact the Rectory in advance, as soon as possible. No other arrangements should be made prior to contacting the Church. Please call the rectory at 518-377-8886 for more information.
Anointing of the Sick
Please notify the office when serious illness or confinement to the home or hospital occurs in order for visits and/or the Eucharist to be arranged. Chaplains are available in the hospitals. Call 518-377-8886 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
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