The Youth Liturgy Program in Regina Catholic schools is 12-years old and has grown to the point that it has had to limit the number of students who take part. “This year we had 50 Grade six students from 10 schools,” said Miles Meyers Religious Education Coordinator for the Regina Roman Catholic School Division. “We had to limit the numbers because the class was getting too big.”
The Graduation Mass held May 14, at Holy Trinity Church was celebrated by Reverend Ron Andree with members of the graduating class providing the music and scriptural readings. Andree, with Meyers and Judy Zolc, Regina Archdiocesan Lay Ministry Program Coordinator share teaching responsibilities for the program. “There are five sessions during the year where we take them out of regular classes for this program,” said Meyers. Most are half day sessions but students spend a full day for their final class which includes the graduation mass.
The Youth Liturgy Program teaches students about the...Read More