Catechists are trained through the Archdiocesan Pastoral Formation Programme. They are the facilitators of the faith and they prepare our children to receive the Sacraments of the church:

Registration for Catechetics

Level 1 parents, or any new parents to the parish, need to bring a copy of the child’s Baptism Certificate on the day of registration. Families must be registered at Holy Redeemer Parish.

Junior Catechetical Program

  • Facilitator/Teacher roster for Levels 1 to 7 in the church porch and on Parish Centre noticeboard
  • Good Shepherd Programme (Level 1 to 4), Edge Programme (Level 5 to 7)
  • Level 3 is the First Confession Class
  • Level 4 is a 2-year sacramental course which commences in year 1 and culminates in the celebration of First Confession and Holy Communion in year 2
  • Catechism Timetable:
    • 5yrs-8yrs, Saturday, 10h30 – 12h00
    • First Confession (9yrs), Monday, 17h15 – 18h15
    • First Communion (10yrs), Friday, 16h30 – 17h30
    • Edge (11yr-13yrs), Friday, 18h00 – 20h00
  • Catechism Registration Form (PDF)
  • Join our Planned Giving (PDF) – download, complete in full and email to parish@holyredeemer.co.za
  • Enquiries: Colleen Murphy – call: 0828828779 or email: cfdmurphy@gmail.com


Welcome to Edge

Life Teen Confirmation Program