First Communion & Confirmation

First Communion & Confirmation

 

Sacraments

First Confession

First Confession will take place for the children in second class in Lisdoonvarna Church – date to be advised

First Communion

The Sacrament of First Communion is celebrated by the Parish Priest and for children in Second Class.  In preparation for First Holy Communion, a ‘Do this in Memory’ programme is run. This programme is a continuous programme, connecting the classroom with the home and the parish.  As part of the programme, there is an Information Night, an Enrolment Ceremony for you and your child, and there are four Sundays set aside where you and your child will have some participation in the Sunday Mass.

The celebration of First Holy Communion talks place for the children in second class on Sunday, 2nd June 2019 at 11.30a.m. in Corpus Christi Church Lisdoonvarna.

Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation is celebrated by the Bishop in Lisdoonvarna Church for fifth & Sixth Class children every two years.  In preparation for Confirmation, a ‘You Shall be my Witness’  programme is run. This programme is a continuous programme, connecting the classroom with the home and the parish.  Preparation also includes an Enrolment Ceremony/Ceremony of light. The children renew the Baptismal Promises made by their parents on their behalf when they were infants.  The websites www.actapublications.com or www.catholic.org are helpful in finding saint’s names and useful facts about saints as is Religious Education net.

The celebration of Confirmation takes place for the children in 5th & 6th class every second year. Confirmation will take place for the children in 5th and 6th class at Corpus Christi Church, Lisdoonvarna – Tuesday, 14th May 2019.

Further information can be obtained from our local Parish Priest Fr. Conor Cunningham 065-7074142