Sacramental Programs

for school aged children

Dates Available: 2022 Sacramental Programs for School Aged Children

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

Term 1: Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation (usually celebrated for children in Year 3 and older who have received the Sacrament of Baptism)
Term 2/3: Sacrament of Confirmation (usually celebrated for children and youth in Year 5 and older who have received the Sacrament of the First Holy Eucharist)
Term 3/4: Sacrament of the First Holy Eucharist (usually celebrated for children in Year 4 and older who have received the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation)

SACRAMENT OF PENANCE AND RECONCILIATION: This Sacrament is completed for 2022.

SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION PROGRAM SCHEDULE – 2022. The preparation for this Sacrament is underway.

Enrolment Due: Wednesday 25 May 2022

 

Parent Meeting: Wednesday 1 June 2022 at 7 pm in the Church

 

Presentation Masses: Note that this Weekend is the Feast of Pentecost

Saturday Vigil - 4 June 2022 at 5.30 pm

Sunday - 5 June at 10.00 am

 

Formation Workshops: Wednesday afternoons from 4.30 pm – 5.30 pm (venue: Bethany School library)

8 June 2022

15 June 2022

22 June 2022

29 June 2022 (*School Holiday follows 4/7/22 - 15/7/22)

 

Reconciliation in Preparation to Receive CONFIRMATION:

Please see information letter.

 

Practice date and times for the Ceremony.

Wednesday 20 July: 6.45pm start in the Church

 

CONFIRMATION CEREMONY MASSES will be held on:

Sunday 24 July 2022 at 2.00 pm (please note: there will only be one Confirmation Mass this year)

SACRAMENT OF FIRST HOLY EUCHARIST PROGRAM SCHEDULE – 2022

Enrolment Due: Wednesday 20 July 2022

(Enrolment Information Letter and Form will be available from 30 June 2022 from our Parish Website)

 

Parent Meeting: Wednesday 27 July 2022 at 7.00 pm (venue TBA)

 

Presentation Masses: Saturday Vigil – 30 July 2022 at 5.30 pm

Sunday – 31 July 2022 at 10.00 am

 

Formation Workshops: Wednesday afternoons from 4.30 pm – 5.30 pm (venue TBA)

3 August 2022 – Workshop I

10 August 2022 – Workshop II

17 August 2022 – Workshop III

24 August 2022 – Workshop IV

 

Reconciliation in Preparation to Receive FIRST HOLY EUCHARIST:

During week of 29 August – 3 September 2022 or

During week of 5 September – 10 September 2022

 

Practice date and times for the Ceremony.

Wednesday 31 August: 6.45-7.15pm (for first ceremony) and 7.30-8pm (for second ceremony if needed)

 

FIRST HOLY EUCHARIST CEREMONY MASSES:

Sunday 4 September 2022 at 2.00 pm

Sunday 11 September 2022 at 2.00 pm (if needed)

 

Please contact the parish office for more information (02) 4789 2232 or sacraments@padrepio.org.au
St. Padre Pio Parish, 34-38 William Howell Drive (PO Box 8037), Glenmore Park NSW 2745