Baptisms can now be arranged by contacting Monsignor Smith or Fr Butler at the presbytery. Alternatively they can be contacted after Mass
SCHOOL CHILDREN AND THE SACRAMENTS 2022-2023
When the school term begins in September, we will be commencing preparations for the sacraments for our children. Children are due to receive the sacraments in the following school years.
1st Confession Year 3
1st Holy Communion Year 4
Confirmation Year 6
Anyone who has a child due for the sacraments this year should speak to one of the priests as soon as possible to book a place on the courses.
Confessions in St Austin’s and English Martyrs’
The Sacrament of Reconciliation [Confessions] is available in St Austin’s Church on Saturdays between 10:00am and 11:00am and 5:15pm to 5:45pm. At English Martyrs’ Church these are available on Sundays at 9:00am.