Sacramental Programme for 
First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion

Children in Year 3 prepare for their First Reconciliation during Term 1. 
First Holy Communion follows the receipt of the Sacrament of Reconciliation and in 2020 will be in Term 3.

The Sacramental Programme commences with a Parent Information Night, followed by a Commitment Mass on the weekend. The children attend four Lessons of Preparations for First Reconciliation and four Lessons for First Holy Communion, respectively.  Following the First Holy Communion Masses, a Thanksgiving Mass may be celebrated depending on the numbers for First Holy Communion.

Enrolment forms for the Sacramental Programme are available at the Parent Information Night.

Sacramental Programme for Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation is celebrated by the children, usually in Years 5 or Year 6, after they have received their First Holy Communion, Confirmations are held every two years in the even years.  We will celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation in June this year on dates given to us by the Cathedral.

Following a Parent Information Night during the week and a Commitment Mass on the weekend, the children attend four Lessons of Preparations for Confirmation.