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Mass, Sacraments and Devotions
Christmas Mass Times for the Parishes of Camberwell, Deepdene & Balwyn

Sunday Mass Times

Saturday Vigil - 6.00 pm
Sunday - 10.00 am and 6.00 pm

Weekday Mass Times
Thursday & Saturday at 9.30 am
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Saturday at 9.00 am prior to morning Mass
Exposition and Benediction

First Saturday of the month at 9.00 am prior to morning Mass

Sacrament of Penance & Reconciliation

Saturday commencing at 10.00 am and other times as periodically announced.

First rite by arrangement with the Parish Priest. 
Sacrament of Baptism
Baptisms take place at 12.00 pm on the third Sunday of the month or during Mass on the second, third or fourth Sunday of the month.
On the first Sunday of the month the Rite of Reception takes place during any one of the weekend Masses. If you would like to book a baptism please do so via the link below. This link will take you to another page.
Alternately, if you would prefer, you can download the Policy and Booking Form, complete it and email to the Parish Office.
Please contact the Parish Office for more information.
Preparation of children for the Sacraments 
If you would like to have your child prepared for the Sacraments of Reconciliation (Year 3), First Eucharist (Year 4), or Confirmation (Year 6), please select the link below and register online. 
Classes will be conducted at Our Lady of Good Counsel Primary School on Fridays, unless otherwise stated. 

Sacrament of Reconciliation 

Wednesday, 3 April 2019 or
Thursday, 4 April 2019

Sacrament of Eucharist 

Weekends of 10 & 11 August 2019 or
17 & 18 August 2019 

Sacrament of Confirmation

Sunday, 27 October 2019 at St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne.
Closing date for enrolment: Friday, 24 August 2018
If you would like to register your child for the Sacrament of Confirmation please visit Our Lady of Good Counsel & All Hallows website and complete the online enrolment.
Sacrament of Marriage

The Basilica is available for weddings on most Saturdays during the year between 12 noon and 4.00 pm.  It is also available on some Sundays at 2.30 pm only or during the week, subject to availability of the Basilica.

The Wedding Information Brochure contains responses to frequently asked questions to assist with your planning. To enquire after available dates and times for your wedding please contact the Parish Office.
Care for the Sick & Elderly 
Please advise the Parish Priest or the Parish Office so that prompt care and Sacramental support can be offered and provided.
The Funeral Rites take place by prior arrangement with the Parish Priest.


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