St Patrick’s Church welcomes baptised Catholic young people, School Year 4 and older, to the 2018 programme for the Sacraments of Initiation (Reconciliation, Confirmation and Communion). Using the programme created for the Diocese of Auckland, this short-course is the preparation and understanding for receiving the Sacraments of Initiation. This programme does not cover religious education or bible studies.
The key dates for the programme are:
- Sunday, 10 June 2018 – Introduction to the programme for family/whanau
- Programme runs between 17 June – 26 August 2018.
- Tuesday, 3 July 2018 – First Reconciliation at 6pm.
- Sunday, 9 September 2018 – Confirmation and Communion with Bishop Pat Dunn at 10am
Enrolment forms are available in the church foyer or click 2018 Info and Sign Up Sheet. Please return your enrolment form, fee and baptismal certificate on or before 10 June 2018, to the Parish Office.