Reconciliation

RECONCILIATION

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available in the church on Saturday afternoons from 5.30pm until the Vigil Mass commences at 6pm. Special requests for Reconciliation can be made by contacting the parish office on Tuesdays & Fridays or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2017  FIRST RECONCILIATION

The Sacrament of First Reconciliation is usually held in the parish in the first third of each year. Candidates are usually in school years 2 and 3 and most are Catholic students from Mortlake Primary School however all candidates are welcome.  The Sacrament itself is preceded by four instruction sessions held on the preceding four Monday afternoons in the parish hall between 4.15pm and 5.15pm. Candidates are to be accompanied by a parent or guardian as a sign of the support of the family in this important stage in their spiritual development.

FIRST RECONCILIATION: On  Friday 24 March 2017  thirty of our local children, after four weeks preparation, experienced for the first time the Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession). Please pray for them all and we congratulate their families for bringing them to this important mile-stone in their faith journey. We especially thank our parish catechists for preparing the children so well for the reception of this wonderful Sacrament.

Reconciliation             Friday 24th March        7.00 pm

Instruction Mondays:  Main Parish Hall          4.15pm – 5.15pm

Session 1   27th  February

Session 2    6th  March

Session 3   13th March

Session 4  20th March

 

PREPARATION OF CHILDREN FOR THEIR 1ST RECONCILIATION: The children will commence their preparation for 1st Reconciliation on Monday afternoon 27th February 2017 in our Parish Hall at 4.15pm. Please keep these children and their parents in your prayers during the next four weeks.

The children will celebrate their first Reconciliation on Friday evening 24th March at 7.00pm 

Enquiries to register a candidate to receive First Reconciliation can be made by contacting Robert Mayor, the Parish Sacramental Program Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or Ph. 97361161.