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Sacraments (Reading)

Baptism

– For a baby, please contact us five months before the birth to allow for a sacramental preparation programme.

– For children and for adults, likewise please allow for several months of preparation before the ceremony.

 

Confession

– Confessions are usually heard half an hour before every Mass. Alternatively please ask a priest for an appointment.

 

Holy Communion

– To enrol on a First Holy Communion preparation course, please contact the priests resident at St John Fisher House.

– Holy Communion for the sick at home or in hospital can be arranged on request.

– See the ‘Reading’ page for Mass times. In the traditional Latin rite, Holy Communion is received on the tongue and, if one can, kneeling.

 

Confirmation

– The Bishop of Portsmouth, Phillip Egan, will confer the Sacrament of Confirmation at St William of York on 12 June 2018. Please contact us fix you are interested in preparation.

 

Marriage

– Please contact us to discuss enrolment in a sacramental preparation course for you and your future spouse.

Last Anointing

– At home or in hospital, available on request. If urgent please call us on 0118 966 5284

 


Seven Sacraments Altarpiece by Rogier van der Weyden (1399-1464)

 

The Priestly Fraternity of St Peter (England) is a Registered Charity: no.1129964. We will not share your details with third parties except where needed for the Sacraments, for example with the diocese. Details are retained on diocesan records.