Sins wound the Body of Christ, the Church. Reconciliation, also called Penance or Confession, heals the division caused by sin. The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available on Saturdays in the church from 3:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by appointment. To schedule an appointment please email firstname.lastname@example.org. FAQs about Reconciliation Can children receive reconciliation? Baptized children preparing for First Communion will prepare for Reconciliation first as part of the religious education program. Reconciliation will also take place prior to Confirmation. If you are interested in signing your child up for first Communion or Confirmation, please visit our Religious Education page. I’m not Catholic. Can I receive Reconciliation? If you have been baptized, you can seek out a priest for penance in cases of grave necessity. You must profess faith in the Sacrament of Reconciliation and seek confession of your free will.