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SUNDAY CATECHETICAL SCHOOL


Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them,

for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these."    

                                                                          - Matthew 19:14


Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.       

                                                                          - Proverbs 22:6



Our Mission and Goal

Our Mission is to bring all people to a saving knowledge of God and His Church. Our goal is to provide a stimulating and nurturing environment where all people, and especially our children, can learn about God and the Holy Tradition of the Orthodox Christian Faith.


Why is Sunday School Important?

Sunday school is a place where our children can learn, grow and develop their relationship with God. It instills in them the teachings of the faith so that they may know, grow and go forth in their life with the Church as a guide and support.  The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Department of Religious Education has developed the Sunday school curriculum. The lessons are geared toward laying a foundational understanding of who God is within the distinctive understanding and experience of the Orthodox Christian Church’s Holy Tradition, especially its liturgical services and sacramental life.


The Sunday Catechetical School is held for children from pre-kindergarten, 3 years old, to 12th grade. Once enrolled, students are requested to attend every Sunday and participate in the Divine Liturgy. Classes are held immediately following Holy Communion, and run approximately 45 minutes.  Our Sunday Catechetical School is in session from September through May, and recesses during the summer months.


If you are interested in learning more or would like to join our Religious Education Program or would like to assist with the administration of the Talent Reward Program or with it’s financing, please contact the church office at 321-254-1045; or email sundayschool@saint-katherine.org



Click here for Registration Form

 

Religious Education Coordinator

Stephanie Zavitsanos

stephanie.zavitsanos@gmail.com


Kindergarten & 1st Grade

Donna Thomson / Brenda Roman

dthomson1002@hotmail.com / brock0187@yahoo.com


2nd & 3rd Grades

Jonna Myatt

jonnamyatt@gmail.com  


  4th & 5th Grades

Daphne Courey / Anastasia Theodorou

kcourey@cfl.rr.com  / terry.theodorou@gmail.com

 

6th - 8th Grades

Fred Cannaverde & Jonathan Haley

damami@earthlink.net /jonchaley01@gmail.com



High School / Orthodox Life

Warren Baker / Bill Orosz

wbaker@frazeein.com / wnorosz@cfl.rr.com




New Teachers Always Welcomed


If you are a person who has a love for God and for His children, if you have the motivation and/or training to teach or assist others in teaching, if you can be enthusiastic, supportive and spiritually informative, then please see Father Demetri. He has a job for YOU!


Religious Education Must Not Be Limited To Sundays


Religious Education should be a lifelong pursuit for all serious Christians. Fr. Demetri in addition to his preaching on Sundays and articles in our newsletter and on this web site.  


Please check the parish calendar for upcoming faith studies.