Sacrament of Reconciliation

After 9:30am Mass on Saturdays; at other times on request.


Please download Baptism form and return to parish. Thank you.

First Holy Communion

Sacramental Preparation Classes for baptised Catholic children in Year 3 and above. If your child is eligible to receive this sacrament, please register the candidate’s name via email address –


Notices for the next First Holy Communion Class of 2025

First Holy Communion preparation for St Patrick’s and Our Lady Help of Christians parishioners will be announced in October 2024.

If you have any questions, please contact us on the OLHC First Holy Communion email at



Confirmation Preparation Programme for 2024 for parishioners aged 12 years (Year 8) and above. Sessions will be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Church, Mottingham.  Please download Confirmation form and return it via email address: Deadline for submission of application forms is 15 December 2023.




By appointment. Please ask at the church for further details.