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Sacraments Update

14th May 2021

Hello all, 

Email received today from the Archbishop's Office.  No ceremonies in May and June.  

Friday, May 14th 2021


Dear Father, Principal, Parents,


Please note the updated Government notice on Confirmation and Holy Communion Services below.


I would like to direct you to the following statement on the website:

Under the title: “What can you do in May”

Under from heading: the 10th May, 8th bullet point

We read the following:


  • “recommencement of in person religious services. It is advised that other religious ceremonies such as First Holy Communions and Confirmations should not take place in May and June. Further advice will follow on resumption of these ceremonies when it is safe to do so”



+Kieran O’Reilly