Confirmation Programme for 2019/2020


Confirmation Programme 2019/20
 “You shall be my witnesses”

Parents Information Evening 9th October (Wednesday) for all schools.
·         Headford Hall @ 8.00pm.

Enrolment Mass   10th November (Sunday) 
·         Claran Church @ 10am (Claran & Clydagh N.S.’s)
·         Headford Church @11.30am
                              (Headford Boy’s & Girl’s N.S.’s & Cloughanover N.S.)

Volunteers (parents) Training Night 13th November (Wednesday)
Training Night in St Fursa’s Parish Hall Headford, 8pm-10pm.

“You shall be my witnesses” Programme for candidates for confirmation, takes place over four evenings, in Headford Boy’s & Girls N.S’s. for (Headford & Cloughanover Canditates) & Claran N.S. (for Claran & Clydagh Candidates)

·         January 13th (Monday) from  7-8pm
·         January 20th (Monday) from  7-8pm
·         January 27th (Monday) from 7-8pm
·         February 3rd (Monday) from 7-8pm

Retreat in Knock for all 101 candidates will take place in Knock on 14th February 2020 (this date may change)

Service of Light will take place on 20th March 2020 for all schools in Claran Church @ 7.30pm

Confirmation Ceremony 24th March 2020
  • Claran Church @ 11.00am Claran & Clydagh N.Ss
  • Headford Church @ 2.30pm Headford & Cloughanover N.Ss.

In order for candidate to be confirmed a copy of the Baptismal Certificate must be provided, so for those who have been baptised outside the parish it is your responsibility to obtain one from where ever your son/daughter was baptised and bring it to the Information evening along with your  €20.00 contribution.

To cover the cost of running this programme in the parish the Finance Committee and Pastoral Council have agreed that a cost of €20.00 per candidate is applicable.