Sacrament of Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation is available to anyone who is in year 8 of secondary school, is aged at least eleven at the time of preparation, and has already received the Sacraments of Baptism and First Holy Communion. Prepared candidates go to Portsmouth to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation from Bishop Philip in St John Cathedral, normally with two other Reading parishes.

Confirmation Classes in the parish take place every two years, A team led by Fr Stan will help you and your children to develop in faith though a structured programme of preparation. Candidates are expected to commit to the preparation meetings as well as regular Mass on Sunday.

Confirmation 2019
Confirmation is offered for all young baptised Catholics who are in school Year 8 or above in September 2018. If interested, please make an appointment with Father Stan via the parish Office. You will need to bring for the appointment the Confirmation Form, Consent Form (available in Advent room or the parish website) and a copy of your child’s baptism certificate, Last date for registration is 15th August 2018. Thank you

Confirmation application form click here.