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Faith Enrichment & Formation

Bible Study

  • Contact: Amanda Rayburn, 585-334-3518
  • In-depth discussions of the Bible led trained staff.
  • Periodic weekly meetings with evening and morning sessions available.
  • Study guides are available at signup.

 Children’s Liturgy of the Word

  • Contact: Amanda Rayburn, 585-334-3518
  • Provides an opportunity for children at the 9:45am & 11:30am Sunday Masses to listen to and discuss the Sunday readings in age appropriate language.
  • Program materials are provided.
  • Volunteers are assigned on a rotating schedule.

Children’s Faith Formation

  • Contact: Amanda Rayburn, 585-334-3518
  • We provide families and individuals with opportunities to learn Catholic doctrine and traditions in an atmosphere of joy and gratitude.
  • The knowledge of God is celebrated, spiritual growth is promoted, and the practice of our faith is encouraged.
  • Adults and teens are invited to assist by sharing their faith in curriculum-based group presentations.

Grandparents Club

  • Contact: Kathy Steiner, 585-334-3815
  • Meets monthly to discuss the Grandparent’s role in sharing their faith while developing their grandchildren’s faith.
  • Many topics and time-honored suggestions discussed.

Notre Dame Adult Retreats

  • Contact: John Nicholson, 585-359-9166
  • Weekend retreat for adult men is scheduled during each September at Notre Dame Retreat House in Canandaigua, NY
  • Adult women’s retreat is in the spring of each year at the same as above.
  • These retreats offer great opportunities for participants to escape their regular routine and spend time in discussions and presentations that strengthen their faith.
  • There is a suggested offering to Notre Dame, located outside of Canandaigua.

Rosary and Altar Society

  • Contact: Michele Pelleschi, 585-403-4543
  • Fosters a sense of community among parishioners through devotion to Mary in the recitation of the Holy Rosary.
  • The Rosary and Altar Society support parish functions, provide financial aid for parish projects, and offer programs for spiritual growth and camaraderie.
  • There are membership fees.

RHYM Youth Ministry 

  • Contact: Gina Jennison, 585-334-3518
  • Junior RHYM is for grades 6 through 9 and meets on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Senior RHYM is for grades 9 through 12 and meets on Sunday evenings from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • In addition to weekly Faith Formation, RHYM members are invited to attend retreats, youth conferences, and a variety of social outings.

 RHYM Family Based Home Study

  • Contact: Gina Jennison 585-334-3518
  • 6th-12th graders who are not able to attend meetings on Sunday or Tuesday participate in Faith Formation through a Family Based Home Study

 Scripture Sharing Groups

  • Contact: Amanda Rayburn, 585-334-3518
  • These groups meet to discuss Sunday scripture readings in order to see how God is speaking to us through His word.
  • There are different groups that meet at different times.

 Spiritual Friends Group

  • Contact: Amanda Rayburn, 585-334-3518; Jeanne Leonardi 585-533-9386
  • Small faith sharing group that uses a book discussion format.
  • The books that are selected provide a "spiritual stretch" for all participants.
  • Lively discussions include personal anecdotes, touching stories and aha moments.

Vacation Bible Camp

  • Contact: Amanda Rayburn, 585-334-3518
  • A fun-filled week-long experience is offered to children ages 4-11.
  • Children enjoy themselves with Bible stories, games, snacks, and songs every morning followed by a family closing celebration on Friday night.
  • Adults and teens are needed to lead groups of children, be station leaders, or assist in various ways.

Youth Leadership & Service

  • Contact: Gina Jennison, 585-334-3518
  • Young people in grades 7-young adult are invited to join Discipleship or SALT (Service & Leadership) Council
  • These councils are focused on peer leadership, service, evangelization, and discipleship.