Parish Info

19099 E. Floyd Ave Aurora, CO 80013

 

Tel. (303)-690-6797 Fax (303)-690-6932

 

Office Hours:

 

Mon thru Thursday:

8:30am thru 4:00pm

 

Friday 9:00am thru 4:00pm

 

 

Sacraments

 

BAPTISM

 

Requirements to have a Baptism Celebration at St. Michael the Archangel

-Child must be under 7 years old.
-The Godparent must be a fully- initiated Catholic.
-You must obtain a Baptism Registration Packet before you sign up for classes.
-Both parents and godparents must attend a two hour Baptism preparation class before they can schedule a Baptism date.
-If the parents or godparents have already attended a class within the last two years, they must provide a letter with the date of attendance.
-Schedule the Baptism celebration date and Baptism presentation date on the day of the class.
-Call the Parish office one week before the Baptism celebration to confirm that all the paperwork has been received and that all of the steps have been completed.

Requirements / qualifications to become a Godparent
-Must be fully initiated Catholic, meaning they have received the Sacraments of Baptism, First Communion, and Confirmation. 
-Must be 16 years or older. 
-Must participate regularly at Sunday Masses and receive Holy Communion. 
-If married, must be married according to the teachings and laws of the Catholic Church.
-Those cohabitating do not meet the requirements.

Click here for a Baptism packet
Click here for a Baptism brochure

We are willing to work with you if you have any question or concerns about these requirements. For more information, contact the Parish Office at 303-690-6797.

 

FIRST RECONCILIATION

First Reconciliation Preparation is done by parents at home, with support and resources provided by the Parish. Parents attend a series of sessions throughout the year including Parent/Child retreat. Candidates should be:

At least in Second Grade and Baptized Catholic
Receiving Religious formation through R.E. classes, Catholic School or Home Schooling

 

CONFIRMATION AND FIRST COMMUNION

Beginning September 2017, all students are participating in a two-year program.  The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be celebrated the first year, and Confirmation and First Communion will be celebrated in the same ceremony the second year.
Parents or tutors should attend a series of sessions throughout  the year including a Parent/Child Retreat. Candidates should be:
At least in Third Grade and Baptized Catholic
Attended the previous R.E. Program in this parish (year 2016-2017)


For more detailed information, Contact Sylvia in the Religious Education Office, 303-690-6797 ext. 317

 

ADULT CONFIRMATION

Program for Catholic adults to complete their Christian initiation. Please call the Religious Education office or Youth Ministries office for more information or to register for classes.
Jim Peters, 303-690-7697 ext. 315

 

 

 

 




YOUTH CONFIRMATION

Confirmation, together with Baptism and Eucharist, constitute the “Sacraments of Christian initiation”.  Candidates must have been baptized Catholic, and have received sufficient religious education prior to this program.

 

For information on High School Confirmation, click here or call Bob Rickard, 303-690-7697 ext. 318

For imformation on 7th & 8th grade Confirmation, contact Jim Peters at 303-690-6797 ext. 315

 

The Sacrament of Matrimony

"The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ the Lord to the dignity of a sacrament." (Catechism of the Catholic Church 1601)
 8-12 months before your wedding date please contact Jackie Morales at 303-690-6797 ext. 350, or jacqueline.morales@comcast.net.

 

For more information, click here.