Sacramental Program 2019

At St Padre Pio Parish, sacramental programs for school aged children are held in the following sequence each year:

Term 1: First Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation (for children in Year 3 and older) – Information letters and enrolment forms are available at the church office and on our website from mid-October the previous year. Forms will be due in early February.

Term 2: Sacrament of Confirmation (for children in Year 5 and older who have received the Sacrament of the First Holy Eucharist)

Term 3: Sacrament of the First Holy Eucharist (for children in Year 4 and older who have received the First Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation)


First Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation 2019 (children in Year 3 and above)

Has commenced on 19th February

Workshop Sessions will run from 5th March on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4.15pm or 7pm at the Bethany Catholic Primary School class rooms.

Tuesday 26th March 2019, 6.30pm – Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation.


Confirmation 2019 (children in Year 5 and above)

Tuesday, 9th April 2019:                        Enrolment Form Due Date

Tuesday, 7th May 2019, 7pm:             Parent Evening Session in the Church

Saturday, 11th May 5.30pm or Sunday, 12th May 9.30am:     Presentation Ceremonies at Mass

Parent and Child Workshop Sessions will be held at 4.15pm and 7pm on

Tuesdays (14, 21 and 28 May, and 4 June) or

Wednesdays (15, 22 and 29 May, and 5 June)

Confirmation dates (dependent on enrolment numbers):

Confirmation I:                 Friday, 21st June 2019, 7pm

(Practice I: Tue, 18th June 2019, 7pm)

Confirmation II:                Friday, 28th June 2019, 7pm

(Practice II: Tue, 25th June 2019, 7pm)

Please download the information letter and enrolment form, by clicking here.


First Holy Eucharist 2019 (children in Year 4 and above)

Tuesday, 25th June 2019:                       Enrolment Form Due Date (forms will be available from mid-May 2019)

Tuesday, 23rd July 2019, 7pm:             Parent Evening Session in the Church

27th and 28th July Presentation Ceremonies at Mass, followed by Workshop Sessions for 4 weeks.

First Holy Eucharist I:     25th August 2019, 12pm (Practice I: 22nd August 2019, 7pm)
First Holy Eucharist II:    1st September 2019, 12pm 
(Practice II: 27th August 2019, 7pm)


Contact and Inquiries:

Sr. M. Luka Juenemann, Sacramental Coordinator; (02) 47379735