The Mission of the Religious Education Program of Our Lady of the Cape Parish is to assist parents in the religious, moral, and spiritual formation of their children. Parents are the primary educators of their children, teaching by word and example. Our parish catechists support the parents and students by providing quality religious education in a nurturing, faith-filled environment.
To provide a rich variety of faith experiences through a Christ-centered curriculum, retreats, Intergenerational learning through ‘Faith on Fire’ program, liturgies and prayer services, in addition to regular Sunday Mass attendance.
To encourage community service through collection of food for the needy, participation in the parish Haiti out- reach, Christmas Child Shoebox Project, Loaves and Fishes and other charitable drives.
To share the Gospel message, build community, and give service.
To share with each child a knowledge of the love of God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
To assist students in character development, emphasizing Catholic principles and Christian values.
To assist children in their reception of Sacraments and to encourage them to develop a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
To nourish each child with the Word of God in Sacred Scripture, and to deepen his/her knowledge of the teachings, practices and traditions of the Catholic faith, as well as fostering respect for other religions.