First Holy Communion


First Holy Communion is a parish-based program. The Sacrament of First Holy Communion welcomes children to the Table of the Lord for the first time.  It is offered to children from Year 3 onwards who have celebrated their First Reconciliation.

This program begins in Term 3 of the school year, and includes four 1 hour parish based small group sessions for both child and a parent, as well as a Parent Information Night.  There will be a practice afternoon on the Friday prior to the First Holy Communion.

Key dates for 2017 are as follows:

Parent Information Night:  Thursday 14 Sept at 7pm St Ambrose School Hall

Commitment Masses:  Weekend of 16 & 17 September

Small Group Meetings:  Thursdays 21 Sept, October 12, 19 & 26

Mass Practice:  Friday 3.30pm, November 3, 10 & 17

Reconciliation:  Saturdays 3.30pm - 4.30pm

First Holy Communion Masses: Sunday November 5, 12 & 19


For more information please contact the Sacramental Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.