By the sacrament of Confirmation, [the baptized] are more perfectly bound to the Church and are enriched with a special strength of the Holy Spirit. Hence they are, as true witnesses of Christ, more strictly obliged to spread and defend by word and deed."
Lumen Gentium, 11
High School Confirmation
Go to the High School Confirmation Page for more information or contact Victoria Hamaty.
Have you been baptized and received Holy Communion in the Catholic Church but missed your Confirmation? If that is the case, we offer classes in the winter/spring(six of them) in preparaion for receiving the sacrament of Confirmation on Pentecost Sunday. To be eligible for this class you must be participating in the Sunday Liturgy on a regular basis and been catechized in the faith. The first class will start on February 6 at 7PM in the classroom area.
Requirements for the candidates: : A recent copy of your Baptism Certificate. '
For Sponsors: Must be 16 years or older; have recieved the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and Euchariist; if married, in a valid marriage in the Catholic Church; may not be the parents of the person being confirmed. If you meet this criteria and would like to receive your Confirmation, please contact Susan Sandles.
The Sacrament of Confirmation is administered to the candidates and catechumens received into the Church at Easter. Please go to the Becoming Catholic page or contact Luisa Martini for more information.