FIRST EUCHARIST PROGRAM 2020
Dear Parent/s & Guardian/s,
Welcome to our First Eucharist program for 2020.
Before registering your child into our program, we would like you to be aware of a number of things.
1. Our parish First Eucharist program is for students in year 4 and above, who have been prepared for the sacrament of First Reconciliation.
2. Each candidate must attend all three ZOOM video conferencing preparation sessions and submit the required materials provided by the sacramental team, to be eligible to receive their First Eucharist.
3. A donation of $50.00 is humbly requested from each child participating in our program. This donation covers the cost of the materials and associated expense to run our program. Those families currently part of plan giving program will receive a $20.00 discount. If a donation is not possible due to your families circumstances, that is OK. We invite you contact our sacramental coordinator to advise.
Your donation can be made by the following ways:
Paypal ($2.15 Surcharge) – Completed at registration.
****IMPORTANT NOTE*** IF NOT DONATING THROUGH PAYPAL***
After completing registration form and selecting Submit and Donate button.
If you are note making a donation with Paypal please select:
“Seller Will Send Payment Instructions”
Then select continue.
If you are a current planned giver please use the discount code – PLANGIVER this will reduce the amount to $30.00 plus surcharge.
Other methods of making the donation
Bpoint: (Donation through website using VISA or Mastercard 2.5% Surcharge)
Please following payment link:
Select Biller Code: 1379379 - Sacramental Program - Then enter donation amount - $51.25 or $31.25 (if planned giver)
Electronic Bank Transfer into parish bank account (No Surcharge)
Account Name: Quakers Hill Catholic Church
BSB: 067 950
Account Number: 00000503
Reference: SOFE-(Child's Name) e.g. SOFE-Daniel Smith
The account details above can only be used when electronically transferring funds into our church account.
Eftpos (2.5% Surcharge) – donation to be made at the parish office.
Cash – donation can be made at parish office. (No Surcharge)
There will be three preparation sessions for this sacrament which will be done via Zoom video conferencing on the dates above. Children will need to submit worksheets to the sacramental team before receiving the sacrament. Worksheets will be given to them
during the preparation for the sacrament.
Saturday Classes will begin at 4.00pm and run for 1 hour.
Sunday Classes will occur at 10.00am and run for 1 hour.
Saturday 17th October or Sunday 18th October - First Class
Saturday 24th October or Sunday 25th October - Second Class
Saturday 31st October or Sunday 1st November - Third Class
Masses for the Sacrament of First Eucharist.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions their will be a limit of candidates and members from each family that are able to attend the confirmation ceremony. This will be communicated during the preparation of the sacrament. We appreciate your prayers, support and understanding during time.
First Eucharist Mass Dates:
Sunday 8th November - First Eucharist Mass 2pm
Saturday 14th or Sunday 15th November - First Eucharist Mass 2pm
Saturday 21st or Sunday 22nd November - First Eucharist Mass 2pm
Saturday 28th or Sunday 29th November - First Eucharist Mass 2pm
20th September– Sunday Online Registration opens
12th October – Monday Online Registration closes
If you have any question please do not hesitate to contact: Ged – mobile: 0477 151 279 (no calls after 8pm please)
We suggest that if you have any questions or concerns please contact Ged before completing the registration form to avoid any uncertainty or disappointment.