Sacraments & Devotions

Sacraments

Anointing of the Sick

This sacrament is offered on the last Saturday of the month following the 8:00 a.m. Mass or by appointment.  To make an appointment, please contact the Church Office at 316-683-6569.

Baptism

Parents wishing to have their infant children baptized are required to attend our Baptism Preparation Course before the birth of their first child. It is highly recommended that infants be baptized within one month of birth.

Click here to learn more about the required Baptism Classes.

Parents wishing to have their children ages 7-14 prepared for Baptism must enroll in our RCIC program. Likewise, adults wishing to be baptized are prepared through RCIA.

Confirmation

Classes for high school students (sophomores and older) are held annually in the fall. Practicing adult Catholics, who have received First Holy Communion, can be confirmed with students in the fall or on Pentecost Sunday at the Cathedral. Click here for more information.

Funerals

Those wishing to schedule a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas are asked to contact the Church Office at 683-6569. Click here for funeral planning materials.

Matrimony

All wishing to receive the Sacrament of Matrimony must make an appointment with a parish priest at least six months prior to the anticipated wedding date. The priest will set the date on the calendar. We ask that one of the engaged be a registered parishioner.  For more information, please click here.

Reconciliation (Confession)

Confession is held 30 minutes before all daily Masses and from 3:30 to 4:30 pm on Saturdays.

Students in 2nd grade prepare and receive their First Confession prior to their First Holy Communion. Children 7-14 can be prepared through RCIC and those 14 and over in RCIA.

Devotions

Divine Mercy Chaplet

Fridays and Sundays at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel.

Eucharistic Adoration

From Sunday at 2:00 p.m. through Friday at 6:00 p.m., with the exception of Monday through Friday from 6:00 - 10:00 a.m., in the Chapel.

Morning Prayer of the Church

At 6:00 a.m., Monday through Friday, in the Church Library.

Our Mother of Perpetual Help

Tuesdays following the 8:15 a.m. Mass

Rosary

25 minutes prior to the 10:30 a.m. Sunday Mass and 20 minutes prior to all other Masses

Sacred Heart Devotions

First Friday of each month following the 8:15 a.m. Mass