For Confirmation 2016-2017
Parents of children between 9th – 12th grade who have not been confirmed:
First session for preparing for this sacrament will be on Sunday, August 7 at 12:45 pm in Fr. Kal Hall. If you have or know a 9th – 12th grade student who is need of preparing for and celebrating this sacrament, please contact Kathy at 694-7279 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to enroll in the sessions.
Confirmation, together with Baptism and Eucharist, form the Sacraments of Initiation that are all intimately connected. In the Sacrament of Confirmation, the baptized person is “sealed with the gift of the Holy Spirit” and is strengthened for service to the Body of Christ.
The prophets of the Old Testament foretold that God’s Spirit would rest upon the Messiah to sustain his mission. Their prophecy was fulfilled when Jesus the Messiah was conceived by the Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary. The Holy Spirit descended on Jesus on the occasion of his baptism by John (read more).