Faith Formation

Amanda Bermudez DREMarcella Lucero DRE  Marie Sedillo 4th&5th Grade 

Thank you to all our Cathechists and Faith Formation Committee members.

Welcome to the Our Lady of Guadalupe Faith Formation Website. Here you will find the steps on how to enroll your child in Religious Education Classes, and information to keep parents/guardians informed throughout the school year, with the class schedule and activities.  Anyone interested in becoming Catholic or those who wish to complete a Sacrament can find information for the Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC) and Adults (RCIA) here.

Faith Formation Office Phone Number: (505) 869-6993

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Tuesday & Wednesday 5:30-6:30 pm

Sunday 9:00am-11:00am

Director of Religious Education Email: (

Calendar 2023-2024

Sunday:         RCIA: Adults & Children (over the age of 8) 9:30 am - 11:00 am ( sign Mass attendance sheet)

                       Confirmation: 1st and 2nd year  9:30 am - 11:00 am (sign Mass attendance sheet )
Monday:        NO CLASSES
Tuesday:        2nd year Holy Communion: (3rd Grade) 
                      6th/7th Holy Communion: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
                      6th Grade & 7th Grade: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Wednesday: Pre-K & Kindergarten: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
                    1st Grade: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
                    1st Year Holy Communion: (2nd grade) 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
                    4th Grade & 5th Grade: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Faith Formation Fee's 2023-2024

  • RCIA                                       $ 35.00
  • Sacramental Class                  $ 50.00  (2nd year First Holy Communion Class, 6th & 7th Holy Communion Class,and Confirmation Class)
  • Non-Sacramental Class          $ 25.00
  • Additional Family Members   $ 10.00

Payment may be taken over the phone with a credit card.  Please call the office for more information (505-869-6993).

Faith Formation Classes: 

Basic Catholic Prayers and Teachings
Holy Communion
Two years of classes are required to receive First Holy Communion. 
There will be a first-year and second-year First Holy Communion class. 
This is usually second and third grade; however please discuss with DRE if your circumstances are different. 
Must attend 2 years pre-Confirmation (7th & 8th Grade) before entering Confirmation in 9th Grade.
Confirmation Sessions will be on Sunday 9:30 am – 12:15 pm (Includes 11:15 am Mass)
Fee Amount for a Sacramental Class: $50 (Fees are nonrefundable)
Fee due at the time of registration or make arrangements with OLOG Faith Formation Staff. (Please do not let payment stop you from registration.)
Agreement must be completed by November 1st. Sponsor must be registered and active in a Catholic Parish. 
The agreement must have the signature of the Pastor/ or Delegate, Parish Name/Location, Date, and Parish Seal. 

Adult Initiation - Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults RCIA Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC)
Please call the Faith Formation Office for more information. Thank you.


Faith Formation Mission Statement

We draw strength and tradition from those who have gone before us and the energy and faithfulness of our youth.  We strive to share our faith in Jesus and teach by example; care for the many gifts we have been given and use them wisely; believe that each and every person is made in the image and likeness of God and as such possess dignity and potential that is to be respected.