Sacramental Prep – Confirmation

Sacramental Prep Program for Confirmation

  • Students entering 9th Grade are eligible to prepare to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation
  • Students will meet approximately twice monthly on Sunday evenings following Mass (6:15 pm to 7:30 pm)
  • The 2021-2022 Confirmation Prep Program begins on September 19, 2021, with Confirmation scheduled for February 3, 2022 (subject to change per Bishop’s schedule)
  • Students’ Sponsors should plan for active participation in the program, attending most meetings, and engaging in weekly conversations with the students on topics of faith
    • Sponsors must be active in the Catholic faith and be at least 16 years old
  • Parents are encouraged to attend and participate in our program alongside their students
  • Students will benefit both from small peer group discussions and large group activities as they prepare to receive the sacrament
  • Service Hour opportunities will be provided and earned in our group gatherings
  • Ongoing faith formation is important, and students are encouraged to continue their faith formation efforts after Confirmation through our High School Ministry
  • Program registration will require a copy of the child’s Baptism Certificate even if baptized at St. James or if the certificate is on file at St. James School

TWO WAYS TO REGISTER

In Person Registrations

In-person registration, materials pick-up, and payment opportunities will be offered after all Masses the weekends of August 14th/15th and August 21st/22nd