Confirmations in GB & Ireland May-June 2023


His Lordship, Bishop Bernard Tissier de Mallerais will confer the sacrament of Confirmation as follows:

Date Time Place
Sat 27th May 11:00 St. John the Evangelist, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin
Sun 28th May 10:00 St. Joseph & Padarn, London
Mon 29th May 15:00 St. Michael's School, Burghclere (Confirmations only, no Mass)
Sat 3rd Jun 11:00 Our Lady of Victories, Preston
Sun 4th Jun 11:00 Sts. Margaret & Leonard, Edinburgh


  1. Candidates must be at least 10 years old.
  2. Candidates 16 years or below must complete a correspondence course (start now!). [This does not apply to pupils of St. Michael's School.]
  3. Candidates over 16 years must prepare themselves to receive the sacrament by private study and an online class (to be advertised).
  4. Candidates must have their application forms signed by a priest of the SSPX.
  5. Candidates must attach a baptismal certificate copy to the application (unless baptised in an SSPX chapel).
  6. Candidates must be in a state of grace to receive the sacrament of Confirmation.
  7. Candidates must arrive at least 30 minutes before the ceremony.