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.

The celebration of First Holy Communion talks place for the children in second class in Corpus Christi Church Lisdoonvarna. Details to follow.


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 or 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 in 2025.

Further information can be obtained from our local Parish Priest
Fr. Robert McNamara 065-7074142