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Registration for Preparation for Confirmation


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The Confirmation program is open for registration! Confirmation will be celebrated in 2020 in the English-speaking Mission.

Our program is aimed at 7th and 8th graders and commences with an introductory course in Holy Scripture using the T3 Timeline Bible Study.

The first class is due to kick off on January 19th, 2019.

An organizational meeting for students and parents will take place on January 6th, directly after 11 am Mass at St. Bernard's!

Please register using the registration form found under the "Office" tab  and submit it to the Mission Office via email or by dropping it in the Mission mailbox at Königin-Luise-Str. 33 in Berlin-Dahlem.

10 h Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

A 10h Eucharistic Adoration is planned for December 15th!

Start: Holy Mass celebrated at 8:00 h.

Continuous Adoration until 18 h.

You are welcome to come at any time during the twelve hours, but if you can enter your name for a particular time-slot it will help us to ensure that at least two people are present with the Blessed Sacrament at all times.      Families and individuals who can commit to covering a particular hour for adoration should please contact Johan Ostveen.


St. Bernard's - Preparation for First Holy Communion

Classes continue in the parish center next to St. Bernard's church.  The program at St. Bernard's includes a parallel parent formation program. The schedule of classes is found under the link at the right.

Children's Liturgy of the Word - St. Bernard's

Eucharistic Adoration at St. Bernard's

Come join us for Eucharistic Adoration, beginning with the Rosary and followed by silent adoration. Those attending are given the opportunity to pray the Rosary in their native languages, while all respond in English.

Our intentions on Mondays are for vocations to the priesthood and the religious life. On Wednesdays, we pray for our persecuted brothers and sisters in the world.

See full Adoration schedule

Advent Penitential Service with individual confessions

The English-speaking Mission will offer an Advent penitential service on December 22nd at 6 pm at St. Bernard's.

Everyone is warmly invited to attend. There will be multiple confessors available to hear individual confessions.


Christmas Eve Mass and Pageant at All Saints

Christmas Eve Mass will be celebrated at 10 am on December 24th at All Saints. The annual Christmas Pageant will take place during the Mass. Any children who wish to participate in the pageant should please contact Vanessa Hansen.

Christmas Eve Nativity and Mass at St. Bernard's

St. Bernard's will be offering its annual Nativity Play on Christmas Eve starting at 19:30 h. Christmas Eve Mass will follow at 20:00 h. All are very welcome to attend.

Children who would like to participate in the Nativity Play are asked to either speak with Ms. Maggie Repp after 11 Mass OR send an email to the Mission Office at the email below:


Christmas Day Mass at St. Bernard's

The ESM will offer a Christmas Day Mass at 11 am on December 25th.

Mass on the Second Day of Christmas

The ESM will offer Holy Mass on December 26th, the second day of Christmas, at 11:00 h at St. Bernard's.