Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Tuiwmitheoirí Rang 6-Cóineartú / Parents of 6th Class-Confirmation

Dear Parent,
We write to you as a parent of a child in sixth class, which is the Confirmation class.  In today's world, having a child in First Communion or Confirmation class usually means a number of issues arise for parents of such children. To assist parents reach a decision on these issues we have arranged a special meeting to which we invite both of you.  We realize it may be difficult for both of you to attend but if you both could attend, it would be much more beneficial for you.

The meeting will be in the Friary Centre on Wednesday 15th October 2014 and will be for parents only.  It will begin at 7.30 and end at 9.30pm.  We have engaged the services of Micheal De Barra, an experienced teacher and facilitator to run the meeting.  Micheal will assist parents to explore issues around putting forward a child for Confirmation.

In particular he will explore with you what Confirmation means.  In the light of that, he will assist you explore ways in which you can help to make Confirmation Day more meaningful for yourself and your child.

The Enrolment for Confirmation will be on Saturday 8th November 2014 at 6.30pm Mass.
We look forward to seeing you at the meeting in the Friary.

Yours sincerely,
Fr Robert Young
Canon John K O'Mahony

(Cóip crua seoltadh sna málaí scoile chomh maith / Hard copy sent in the schoolbags also)