Sacraments

Celebrating the sacraments is at the core of our parish life. Our big moments in life are marked in a solemn way from womb to tomb.

Here we provide all the details for the celebration of the sacraments in our parish.

Baptism Arrangements

Baptism is celebrated in our parish at the following times:

Each Sunday following 11.30am Mass St. Brigid’s Church, c. 12 15 p.m. Please be punctual as other families may be waiting for you to arrive. Download the Baptismal Registration form.

» Read more about dates and the Sacrament of Baptism

Eucharist and First Communion

First Communion ceremonies take place in the month of May. A programme of preparation takes place throughout the year. For dates and details please click below.

» Read more about dates and the Sacrament of Eucharist

Reconciliation (Confession)

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) takes place:

On demand before and after Vigil Mass and at Christmas and Easter as notified during Services of Reconciliation.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Confirmation

Confirmation is celebrated each year in our parish.
Adult converts may be confirmed by the parish priest with permission of the Archbishop.

» Read more about dates and the Sacrament of Confirmation

Marriage Arrangements

Congratulations on your decision to get married. Three month’s notice required to Church and to Civil Authorities.
For details on all aspects of your Church marriage arrangements and preparation please click on the link below.

» Read more about the arrangements and the Sacrament of Marriage

Confessions

On demand before or after Saturday Evening Mass. Seasonal Penance Services and Confession in local Schools.

Holy Orders – Ministry of the Priest

If you have an interest in finding out more about the path to priesthood or the permanent diaconate in this diocese, you are very welcome to contact our Diocesan Vocations Director. Click below for details.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Holy Orders

Housebound and Sacrament of the Sick

Every First Friday of the month, the priests visit the housebound with Holy Communion. If you are unable to attend Mass due to illness or frailty and would like to be visited by a priest on the First Friday, please feel free to contact the Parish Office, Tel: 041 685 1278 to be included on the First Friday visits.
Anointing of the Sick also takes place during the Annual Triduum to Our Lady of Lourdes.

» Read more about the Sacrament of the Sick

Funeral Arrangements

To arrange a funeral ceremony please contact the parish office 041 685 1278.

 

Sacraments