Celebration of Confirmation
is scheduled to take place on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th August for the children in 6th Class as follows:-
Donacarney Girls School: Monday 23rd August at 10am and 12 noon.
Donacarney Boys School: Tuesday 24th August at 10am and 12 noon.
Gaelscoil an Bhradáin Feasa: Tuesday 24th August at 2pm.
Maximum of 4 people including child and sponsor.
The Confirmation ceremony this year will be shorter than usual. The ceremony will take place outside of Mass (There will be no communion).
There will be fewer children to anoint at each ceremony.
You can download a copy of the booklet for the ceremony by clicking here.
Under current guidelines for church ceremonies, there is to be no gathering outside the church before or after the ceremony.
Please keep at least 2 meters between yourselves and the people in front of you as you enter and leave the church.
For those who would like a photo with the celebrant, this will be arranged observing 2m social distancing.
FAMILY GATHERINGS AT HOME
This changes regularly. According to guidelines (7th August 2021):
If you or any of the people you live with aren't fully vaccinated -
There is no limit on the number of people who can visit together if they are all fully vaccinated or have recovered from COVID-
If you are fully vaccinated you can meet indoors with unvaccinated people from a single household, as long as they are not at risk of severe illness and no more than 3 households are present.
Please check www.gov.ie for updates
Enrolment Form for
Sacrament of Confirmation 2021
This Form is being used to register your details so that we can contact you in relation to details that may be arranged for children from Mornington Church Area celebrating Confirmation in 2021.
Closing Date for Application is 31st October 2020
Click Here for the
'Confirming Our Children'
Dates of Parish Preparation Programme
Confirmation Preparation Mass
Click Here for The Commitment Certificate