Religious Education

On Wednesday evenings, Kindergarten-8th grade meet from 6:00-7:30PM at St. John Paul II Parish in Cedar Springs. Students learn about the Catholic faith, church traditions, and most importantly, how to be life-long disciples of Jesus Christ. This evening includes, Eucharistic Adoration that is open to parents and guests to pray while the students are learning […]

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Contact & Registration

To sign up your child for Religious Education please contact Katie Mendenhall ( or call 616-696-3904.

Adult Faith Formation

Faith formation never ends – neither does learning about our faith. According to the National Directory for Catechesis “adults have a right and a duty to bring to maturity the seed of faith sown in them by God.” NDC #48A … In Matthew Kelly’s words – “To become the best version of yourself that God […]

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Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Rite of Christian Initiation (RCIA) for Saint John Paul II Parish, Cedar Springs and Mary Queen of Apostles, Sand Lake 2019-2020 We are pacing the way in Cedar Springs and Sand Lake to prepare people to enter into Full Communion with the church. We would like to share this […]

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