Dates for your Diary  first-communion

Communion Programme Dates  for  2017 – 2018

Do this in Memory

Sunday, 24th September 2017 – Enrolment Sunday

Sunday, 22nd October 2017 – 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time *

Sunday, 26th November 2017 – Feast of Christ the King

Sunday, 17th December 2017 – 4th Sunday of Advent

Sunday, 14th January 2018 – 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, 11th February 2018 – 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sunday, 4th March 2018 – 3rd Sunday of Lent

Sunday, 25 March 2018 – Passion (Palm) Sunday

Sunday, 15th April 2018 – 3rd Sunday of Easter

Sunday, 3rd June 2018 – Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)

*This is Mission Sunday in Ireland


Timetable of events for First Holy Communion 2018

Sacrament of Reconciliation – Tuesday 13th February 7:30pm (Rehearsal for children 11am)


  • Sunday 20th May 12 noon Mass
    Ms. Brehon
    Ms. Jennings – St. Cronan’s
    Ms. Grant – St. Patrick’s
    St Andrews and Newcourt School

  • Sunday 27th May 12 noon Mass
    Ms. Dagg – St. Patrick’s
    Ms. Cunnane/Ms. Mc Cormack – St. Patrick’s
    Ms. Geraghty – St. Cronan’s

There will be two rehearsals for each Mass during the week prior to First Communion. One will be during school hours when the teachers will bring the children to the church. The second will be in the evening and it is essential that at least one parent attends this rehearsal with their child. Notices of dates and times of these will be given in early May.

Robes will be fitted in School’s on Wednesday 21st March