Anyone wishing to have a child baptized, please call the office to arrange
a date. This may be done prior to the child's birth. First time parents
must attend a class before the Baptism. Classes will be held on the
3rd Wednesday of each month.
We are unable to accommodate all of the requests for weddings at Stella
Maris. Normally, at least one party to the marriage is expected to be
an active parishioner,regularly attending Mass, fo one year beforea
wedding can be scheduled. Anyone wishing to know more about Parish policies
can request copies of "Parishioner Status Explained" and "Wedding
Guidelines" from the parish office. Diocesan guidelines require
at least six month's notice before setting a wedding date.
In order to receive First Holy Communion or Confirmation, students in
Grades 2 and 8 must attend 2 full years of religious instruction
if they are not in our Catholic Schools system. No more than three
classes can be missed during the year in which the sacraments are to