Communion (Eucharist)

Children are prepared for their first Holy Communion and Reconciliation (Confession) within the parish and the programme begins in the autumn each year. Children should be at least 7 years old on 1st September in the year of enrolment.

Parents, the first educators of their children in the ways of faith attend a special session for parents. The First Holy Communion Mass is celebrated in Eastertide close to Pentecost.

Contact: The Parish Office

When does it happen? - Preparation on Saturday mornings November-June

Where does it happen? - St. Edmund’s Hall

How much time does it take? 8-10 1 1/2 hour sessions