Baptism: Is celebrated monthly. Sacramental preparation is necessary, call the office to make an appointment.

Reconcilliation: Is offered before weekend Masses in Ignace & Vermilion Bay. In Dryden from 4:30 to 4:50 pm on Saturdays  and 20 Minutes before weekday Masses, or by appointment. Confessions are not heard on Sunday.

Marriage: Please call Father Al at least one year before booking your reception hall and setting wedding date.

Anointing of the sick: Anyone wishing the sacrament of the sick is asked to contact Father Al.

Adult Initiation (RCIA): Adults seeking membership into the Catholic Church are asked to contact the office.


Sacrament of Confirmation: Preparations for the Sacrament of Confirmation will begin again in the fall.

Sacrament of Reconciliation and First Communion: Registration forms have been circulated to the boys and girls in Grade 2 through our Catholic Schools and are available in the vestibule for those who attend non-Catholic Schools. Preparation dates and times are as listed:

Thursday, November 5 @ 7:00pm – First Confession & First Communion Parent/Candidate Meeting

Thursday, November 19 @ 7:00pm – First Confession Prep

Thursday, November 26 @ 7:00pm – First Confession Prep

Thursday, December 3 @ 7:00pm – First Confession Prep

Saturday, December 5 @ 2:00-3:00pm – Children make their First Confession

Thursday, February 25 @ 7:00pm – First Communion Prep

Thursday, March 3 @ 7:00pm – First Communion Prep

Thursday, March 10 @ 7:00pm – First Communion Prep

Thursday, March 31 @ 7:00pm – First Communion Prep

Saturday, April 2 @ 5:00pm/Sunday, April 3 @ 10:00am – Children make their First Communion