Our Confirmation Candidates 2020

Last weekend, our Confirmation 2020 candidates would have been confirmed by Bishop Paul McAleenan if it wasn’t for the pandemic. Fr Dominic has now been given the faculty to confirm the candidates himself and we hope to reschedule the confirmations later this year (so please keep visiting the website for the latest information). […]

First Holy Communion Programme Registration Form

Children of seven years or older on 31st August 2020 who will make their First Holy Communion in 2021. The year of preparation for First Holy Communion is the beginning of a very special journey – a lifetime of growing closer to Jesus as full members of His Body, the Church. Together with you, our […]

Confirmation Application Programme Registration Form

Thinking about Confirmation? If you are seriously thinking about preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation, we would like you to reflect on the following questions before you fill in this registration form: You were baptised into the Catholic faith and your parents and godparents spoke on your behalf at the time. Now you have the […]

Funerals

In the current custom of our area and time, many of the preparations for a funeral service are arranged through the funeral director chosen by the family. The director will discuss various options, including the day and the time of the funeral, with the family and then confirm these with the parish office. We are […]

Holy Orders

The Sacrament of Holy Orders began with the Last Supper, when Christ Jesus commissioned his Apostles to continue the Eucharistic celebration. He also commissioned his Apostles following the Resurrection to be his witnesses to the ends of the earth (Matthew 28:19-20, Acts 1:8). Thomas Aquinas makes the point that only Christ is the true priest, […]