Confirmation Eligibility

Eligible youth need to be active in their parish for at least a year prior to preparation, demonstrated especially by regular Mass attendance and participation in a faith formation program. It is recommended for youth to be in their sophomore year of school.

This parent letter expalins more fully, the entire process.



  Preparation Classes


Retreat Options

Sept 27, 7pm Youth & Parent Night    Nov 15-19  National Catholic Youth Conference
Oct 15, 11:30am  Class #2   Dec 1-3 Confirmation Retreat #1
Nov 12, 11:30am Class #3   Dec 15-16 Called to Greatness Retreat
Dec 10, 11:30am  Class #4  with Sponsor   Feb 16-18   Confirmation Retreat #2
Jan 21, 11:30am Class #5   Feb 23-25 Retreat to the Beach
Feb 11, 11:30am Class #6  with Parent   March 10 Rise Up High School Youth Rally
March 11, 11:30am Class #7   March 25-28 ORTL Camp Joshua
April 15, 11:30am Class #8   April 6-7 Food Fast
May 6, 11:30am Class #9   April 20-22 Confirmation Retreat #3
** Youth MUST attend ALL confirmation classes in order to be confirmed.       

Candidate Deadlines

October Choose a Confirmation Sponsor    
December Turn in copy of Baptismal certificate    
January Choose Confirmation Name    
February Read Gospel of Mark    
March Letter to Archbishop Sample    
April Liturgical Service hours    
Lent Confirmation Interview