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Celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation in our Parish

The registration for Confirmation is now open for all Parish children who have previously received the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation, and First Holy Eucharist within the Catholic Church. Our Parish looks forward to celebrating this important milestone with your child in their journey of faith.
Candidates for Confirmation must be in Year 6 and above. If you wish to enrol your child in the preparation for Confirmation, attendance of all the following is required.

Confirmation Family Evening

Parents and candidate only must attend one of these workshops.

Date:                                     Monday 31st July 2023
Time and Venue:               4:45pm for 5.00pm start – Nazareth Church, Grovedale


Date:                                     Tuesday 1st August 2023
Time and Venue:               6.45pm for 7.00pm start – St Therese Church, Torquay

Rite of Enrolment Mass

The Rite of Enrolment Mass takes place within the context of a weekend Mass with the rest of the parish community, at which candidates will be called forward for their prayer of commitment and blessing. Candidates and their families are asked to attend one of the following Masses.

Saturday 26th August 6.00pm – St Christopher’s Church, Anglesea

Sunday 27th August 8.45am – St Therese Church, Torquay

Sunday 27th August 10.30am – Nazareth Church, Grovedale

Celebrating Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be conferred by our Bishop Martin Ashe

Tuesday 12th September 5.00pm – at St Therese Church, Torquay (mainly for Lisieux PS, St Catherine PS and parish candidate students)

Tuesday 12th September 6.30pm – at St Therese Church, Torquay (mainly for St Therese PS students)

Wednesday 13th September at 6.00pm – Nazareth Church, Grovedale (mainly for Nazareth PS students)

Confirmation Registration Form


Please ensure you have a copy of your child’s baptism, Reconciliation and Eucharist certificate before completing this form.

Student Details
Baptism Details
Reconciliation Details
Eucharist Details
Details of Parents or guardians