religious education

Mission Basilica Parish offers Religious Education classes for children from preschool through eighth grade. These classes include preparation for the following sacraments:


First Penance   First Communion   Baptism   Confirmation


In addition to the above classes, Religious Education includes preparation for the sacrament of Baptism for parents and sponsors. Those wishing to have their children baptized are asked to contact the Religious Education office to schedule parent and sponsor education classes. These classes are required prior to scheduling a baptism.


For registration questions and assistance, please contact the staff listed below. 


Margarita Rivera Administrative Assistant 949-234-1370

Dulce Flores Director of Religious Education 949-234-1371


Schedule of Class Dates - 2016-2017

Schedule of Important Meetings - 2016-2017

liturgy of the word for children

9:00am mass English, 1:00pm mass Español

Provides an opportunity for children to hear and reflect the Sunday Scripture readings each week. Children are dismissed from the assembly and gather in the Youth Room of the Pastoral Center. The Gospel and readings are proclaimed from a special Lectionary for Children, guided by an adult leader. For more information or if you are interested in becoming a leader, please contact us.