2018 SACRAMENTAL PROGRAM

CONFIRMATION

Children in Year 5 and above, who have been baptised, have made their First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion are eligible to enrol for Confirmation.

The dates for Confirmation 2018 are as follows:

 

INFORMATION SESSION

Date: Saturday 5th May

Time: 3pm

Venue: St. Annes Church Bondi Beach

 

WHAT IS NEEDED FOR THE INFORMATION SESSION

Copy of the childs Baptism Certificate

• Name of Sponsor

• Name of Saint chosen for Confirmation

• Photo consent form completed

Permission slip for transport for your child and Sponsor

• $35 to cover program costs

 

Please Note: Due to Confirmation 2018 being held at St. Marys Cathedral the parish will be providing a bus to accommodate Candidates and Sponsors only. Departure time to be advised.

Please ensure that all documents and information be handed in at the Information Session on the 5TH OF MAY for Cathedral processing.

 

COMMITMENT CEREMONY

Date: Saturday 5th May

Time: 5pm Vigil Mass

Venue: St. Annes Church Bondi Beach

 

SMALL GROUP SESSIONS

Dates: Saturday 12th May & Saturday 19th May (practice)

Time: 3pm

Venue: St. Annes Church Bondi Beach

 

CEREMONY

Date: Sunday 27th May

Bus departure time: 10am sharp

Time: 11am assembly in Cathedral College Hall for 12:30pm

Venue for Ceremony: St. Marys Cathedral

 

HANDING OUT OF CERTIFICATES

Date: Sunday 3rd June

Time: 10am Mass

Venue: St. Patricks Church Bondi

 

Enrolment forms will be distributed at the Information Session on the 5th of May.

At least one parent/guardian/carer must be present at all of the meetings.

For enquires regarding the Sacramental Program please contact the parish office. Catechists and teachers will also refer you to the parish office.

 

FIRST COMMUNION

 

Saturday 25th August – Parent Information Session & Commitment Ceremony

Time: 3pm – Information Session & 5pm Vigil Mass – Commitment Ceremony

Venue: St Anne’s Bondi Beach

 

Saturday 1st September & Saturday 8th September – Classes (Children and at least one parent/carer/guardian are required to attend)        

Time: 3pm

Venue: TBC

 

Saturday 15th September – Practice (Children are required to attend)

Time: 3pm

Venue: TBC

 

Saturday 22nd September & Sunday 23rd September – Celebration of Sacrament

Time & Venue: 5pm Vigil Mass: St. Anne’s Bondi Beach & 10am Mass: St. Patrick’s Bondi (Please note: if the number of candidates is small then only one session will be required)

 

For further information regarding the Sacramental Program please contact the parish office.