“Do this in Memory of Me”: Preparation for First Holy Communion.
The 2016/2017 Masses of preparation for parents and children in the Good Shepherd Church are on the Sundays of the Month below at 10.30am. Parents are invited to bring their P4 children to the six special ‘Do this in Memory’ Masses as part of their child’s essential preparation for the Sacrament of Holy Communion. Those parents whose children are not at Holy Rosary PS or St. Michael’s PS are also invited to become involved.
Sunday 23rd October 2016 Mission Sunday/Enrolment Sunday
Sunday 20th November 2016 Feast of Christ the King
Sunday 11th December 2016 Gaudete Sunday
Sunday 22nd January 2017 Catholic Schools Week.
Sunday 5th March 2017 1st Sunday of Lent
Sunday 9th April 2017 Palm Sunday
Sunday 14th May 2017 First Communion: Holy Rosary and Forge
Sunday 21st May 2017 First Communion: St. Michael’s.
Sunday 18th June 2017 Corpus Christi
The Core Group of two parents from each school will normally meet with Fr. McKenna in the Parochial House at 7.00pm on the Tuesday evening prior to the Sunday of the “Do this in Memory of Me” Mass, to prepare the Liturgy for the Mass. The meeting normally lasts about twenty minutes.