Preparation for First Holy Communion

All children will complete the “Do this in Memory” programme prior to receiving their First Holy Communion. A significant part of the programme will take place at Saturday evening masses in St. Colman’s Church during the year for the children in the Claremorris area, and Sunday masses in the Church of Our Lady for the children in the Barnacarroll area.  Parents will be advised of the specific masses to attend with their children.  There will be a meeting a few days before regarding these masses, the dates and times will be published in the Church newsletter.

The First Holy Communion dates for 2021 are as follows;

  • Sunday May 9th  – Meelickmore National School
  • Saturday May 15th  – Muire gan Smal National School.
  • Sunday May 16th – The Boys  National School.
  • Saturday May 22nd – Gaelscoil Uileog de Burca.
  • Sunday May 23rd – Barnacarroll National School.
  • ( Times to be yet decided )