Celebrations

Celebrations

Weddings

St. Carthage’s Church is a popular place for weddings both for graduates of the University and others.

You will need to make an appointment approximately 2 months prior to your wedding date to fill out any necessary forms.

Any queries please contact Mahmoud on: (03) 9347 2493. Once your form has been received you will be contacted by phone to confirm all details.

Information for Weddings

Baptisms

The celebration of Baptism takes place weekly at St. Carthage’s, either at the 10.00am Family Mass or in a Group Baptism Ceremony at 11.15am. Please call the office first to check for availabilities.

Last year over 200 people were baptized at St. Carthage’s.

 Any queries or to obtain a copy of the baptism form please contact the office on: (03) 9347 2493. Once your form has been received you will be contacted by phone to confirm all details
Baptism Form

First Communions and Confirmation

Celebration of First Communion at St. Carthage’s 2018

Dates for First Communion at St. Carthage’s 2018

Sunday, 22nd April 2.30PM Enrolment Session. Distribution of forms & booklets.
Sunday, 29th April 2.30PM Preparation Session and Seating Allocation.
Sunday, 06th May First Communion Mass: Choose one only
Morning Mass 11.30AM
Afternoon Mass 2.30PM
Communion Masses take approx 45 minutes.

No booking is required prior to the start of the procedures on Sunday 22rd April. Just turn up on the day please!

All participants must attend these three Sundays.

* Parents have the option in choosing either the 11:30am Mass or 2:30pm Mass.

* The number of seats per family for the First Communion Masses will be announced at the Enrolment afternoon. Normally 5 – 6 People as a limit for each family inclusive (candidates, parents & siblings) to attend because of the church capacity.

Celebration of Confirmation at St. Carthage’s 2018

Dates for Confirmation at St. Carthage’s 2018

 

Sunday, 07th October 2.30PM Enrolment & Formation Session. Distribution of forms & booklets with Mass.
Sunday, 14th October 2.30PM Preparation Session and Seating Allocation with Mass.
Sunday, 21st October 2.15PM Confirmation Celebration
Confirmation Mass will take approx 1 hour and 20 minutes.

* The Celebrant of the Confirmation Mass will be The Very Rev. Joseph Caddy Episcopal Vicar for Social Services.

* No booking is required prior to the start of the procedures on Sunday 07th October. Just turn up on the day please!

All participants must attend these three Sundays up to and including the Confirmation day.

* Sponsors only have to attend on Conformation Day.

* The number of seats per family for the Confirmation Masses will be announced at the Enrolment afternoon. Normally 5 – 6 People as a limit for each family inclusive (candidates, parents & siblings) to attend because of the church capacity.