© Oughterard Parish 2017

First Communion

The Parish of Oughterard

+353 91 55 22 90

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Do This in Memory of Me Mass dates and times:

Enrolment mass 22nd October 2017 at 11:30 am - Oughterard What to bring? commitment form, signed, for both child and adult Childs baptism candle What will happen? Introduction to what programme entails After homily, gifts are brought (bread and wine alone) then a procession of parent with child who will bring commitment forms to altar. Prayer candle will be lit, to be collected by each child at end of mass. Children will receive their First Holy Communion Preparation packs. After mass there will be a social gathering with tea etc for all the families involved, in the parish meeting rooms. This must be organised in advance by a parent group, with parish assistance. Please put yourself forward!!! Next mass November 25th 2017 at 7:00 pm - Oughterard details to be finalised by organising group Christmas Eve 2017 mass!!! 24th December at 5 pm a lot of preparation, gospel story dramatised, children’s choir, prayers of faithful, much more… 3 more mass in total after Christmas, details to follow… You must produce your child’s baptism cert 1 week before the November 25th mass. This may be dropped in to your child’s teacher ideally 2 weeks before this date. It will be brought home again by your child after the 25th November 2017 mass.
© Oughterard Parish 2017

First Communion

The Parish of Oughterard

+353 91 55 22 90

Do This in Memory of Me Mass dates and times:

Enrolment mass 22nd October 2017 at 11:30 am - Oughterard What to bring? commitment form, signed, for both child and adult Child’s baptism candle What will happen? Introduction to what programme entails After homily, gifts are brought (bread and wine alone) then a procession of parent with child who will bring commitment forms to altar. Prayer candle will be lit, to be collected by each child at end of mass. Children will receive their First Holy Communion Preparation packs. After mass there will be a social gathering with tea etc for all the families involved, in the parish meeting rooms. This must be organised in advance by a parent group, with parish assistance. Please put yourself forward!!! Next mass November 25th 2017 at 7:00 pm - Oughterard details to be finalised by organising group Christmas Eve 2017 mass!!! 24th December at 5 pm a lot of preparation, gospel story dramatised, children’s choir, prayers of faithful, much more… 3 more mass in total after Christmas, details to follow… You must produce your child’s baptism cert 1 week before the November 25th mass. This may be dropped in to your child’s teacher ideally 2 weeks before this date. It will be brought home again by your child after the 25th November 2017 mass.