SACRAMENTAL DATES AT A GLANCE
2018-2019


INFANT BAPTISM
Baptism is celebrated each month following a formation program. Call the parish office to begin the preparation process.

ADULT INITIATION
Adults wishing to become Catholic are asked to contact the parish as soon as possible, preferably in the early fall of the year.

INITIATION OF CHILDREN
Catholic Initiation of Children includes children in Grade Three and above who are either a) not baptized or b) were baptised in a different Christian denomination. Parents are asked to contact the parish as soon as possible, preferably in the early fall of the year.

FIRST RECONCILIATION
Parent & Candidate Catechetical Meeting:
            Wednesday, December 5th 2018 at 6:30 pm in the church
Registration deadline:
            Friday, December 14th, 2018 at 4:00 pm
Reconciliation Catechetical Session:
            Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the church
Retreat & Rehearsal
            Saturday February 16th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the parish hall
First Reconciliation Celebrations
            Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the church

FIRST COMMUNION
Parent and Candidate Catechetical Meeting:
            Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the church
Registration deadline:
            Friday, December 14th, 2018 at 4:00 pm (with First Reconciliation)
Parent and Candidate Catechetical Session
            Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the church
First Communion Rehearsals at 10 a.m. Sundays
            May 5, 2019
            May 12, 2019
            May 19, 2019
            May 26, 2019
First Communion Celebrations (at 5p.m. and 11 a.m. parish Masses)
            May 11-12, 2019
            May 18-19, 2019
            May 25-26, 2019
            June 1-2, 2019

CONFIRMATION
Parent & Candidate Catechetical and Information Meeting:
            Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the church
Registration deadline:
            Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 4:00 pm.
Enrollment Liturgy:
            During all weekend Masses October 27th & 28th, 2018
Preparation Sessions: Wednesday Evenings from 7:00 - 8:45 pm in the parish hall.
            October 10, 2018
            October 17, 2018
            October 24, 2018
            Novermber 7, 2018
            November 14, 2018
            November 28, 2018
Retreat & Rehearsal
            Sunday, November 18th, 2018 from 1:00 - 6:00 pm in the Hall
Confirmation Liturgy:
            Monday, Novemer 26th, 2018
            7:00 p.m.

MARRIAGE
Couples are asked to contact the parish at least eight months prior to marriage.


ANOINTING OF THE SICK
Anointing of the sick in home or hospital can be arranged by calling the parish office. Whenever possible, please call before any situation becomes critical. A Catholic priest is always 'on call' for the Brantford General Hospital for emergencies.


Last updated Septeber 18, 2018
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