Confirmation

A Sample Confirmation Mass Text 2017

Archdiocese of Dublin 2017 A Sample text for a Mass with the conferral of the sacrament of Confirmation Preamble: Thank you for all the effort and preparation you put into making your parish celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation something beautiful each and every year. It is hoped that this ‘template’ of some of the(…)

Scripture Passages for 2017 Confirmation Ceremonies

Suggested Scripture Passages for use in 2017 Confirmation Ceremonies During the Jubilee Year of Mercy, we recommended that the Gospel of the Good Samaritan be used in all Confirmation ceremonies in the Archdiocese of Dublin. This received a broad welcome and we would like to continue with a similar Gospel recommendation for Confirmation ceremonies in(…)

Confirmation Ceremony Check List

Confirmation Ceremony Check List

Confirmation Ceremony Check-list 1. Sacristy 1.1   Vestments (red) prepared for the Archbishop and concelebrants. 1.2   When using incense please make sure there are no issues with smoke alarms in the church. Are smoke detectors disabled? 2. Order of Procession 2.1   Thurifer and boatbearer; Cross-bearer, candle-bearers, book-bearer, Deacon (or priest) with Book of the Gospels, concelebrants,(…)

Ord an Aifrinn

Ord an Aifrinn

A chairde, The new translation of the full Ord an Aifrinn is currently awaiting ‘recognitio’. Some texts have been already approved and published in an interim format as Ord an Aifrinn (Veritas 2011). But these do not include many of the texts required for Aifrinn don Chóineartú. The texts given below are therefore a mix(…)