Oakleigh Catholic Parishes 

of Sacred Heart and Christ Our Holy Redeemer 


 Sacred Heart (SH) AND Christ our Holy Redeemer (HR)

Enrolment for Sacrament of Confirmation, 2017

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered at

Sacred Heart on Wednesday 16th August @ 7pm AND

Christ Our Holy Redeemeron Friday 18th August @ 7pm

Please take note of the following:

  • To receive the Sacrament of Confirmation one must have been baptised and made his/her First Confession and received First Holy Communion. A copy of the Baptism, First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion certificates MUST be attached to the Enrolment Form together with a fee of $40 to cover our costs.
1. Confirmation Commitment Mass 
    Saturday 3rd June     (SH) @ 5:30pm       (HR) @ 7pm 
2. Confirmation Parent Information Night: Parents only 
    Wednesday 7th June  @ 7pm (SH)
3. Confirmation Family Workshop & Sausage Sizzle 
    Parents, Sponsors and Candidates 
    Wednesday 26th July @ 6:30pm (SH)
4. Confirmation Reflection Day All day: 9am to 3.15pm
    Candidates only: Permission slips and details will be distributed later 
    Wednesday 1st August - Lysterfield Retreat Centre
5. Confirmation Ceremony Wednesday 16th August @ 7pm (SH) Friday 18th August @ 7pm (HR)

In addition to the dates above: (10) Classes for Confirmation candidates from Government Schools (from both Parishes) 
will be held in the Meeting Room attached to the Sacred Heart Parish Office on Sundays 10.45am – 12noon on:

14 May 2017     21 May 2017     28 May 2017      4 June 2017       18 June 2017
25 June 2017    23 July 2017     30 July 2017       6 August 2017    13 August 2017


Candidates are expected to attend ALL classes and to complete ALL set work. Please note, if a candidate misses more than 2 classes, he/she will be automatically excluded from receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation in 2017.

  • The reception of the Sacrament of Confirmation is linked with the faith commitment of the recipient and the family - otherwise it has very little, if any,        significance. Families should be attending Mass regularly.
  • Please direct all enquiries to Sr. Margaret Mary, at the Parish Office on 9568-1206. on a Thursday between 9am – 3pm.

You can download the form for enrolment and return to the Parish Office.