Confirmation

“And the spirit of the Lord shall rest upon him: the spirit of wisdom, and of understanding, the spirit of counsel, and of fortitude, the spirit of knowledge, and of godliness. And he shall be filled with the spirit of the fear of the Lord.”

Isaiah 11:2–3

 

 

Year One Confirmation Prep

Program Summary: Using a flipped classroom model, students in Grades 9+ complete lessons from the Decision Point Confirmation Curriculum at home and submit work via Google Classroom. Students meet monthly in Disciple Groups to discuss Decision Point material and how their faith connects to their lives. Each Disciple Group Meeting also includes a segment on understanding and appreciating the Mass, a reflection on the Sunday Gospel reading, an exploration of types of prayer, and opportunities to build community. The program incorporates orientation, retreat, liturgy, guest speaker, bonus activities, and service components as well.

Fees: $100 per student. Catechist discount available.

Dates: September 12, 2021 – May 15, 2022

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Program requirements for the year:

  • Attend 12 Events (One Disciple Group Meeting per month + 3 Bonus Activities with Disciple Group)
  • Attend Mass monthly with Disciple Group and with family all other weeks
  • Complete 12 Sessions of Decision Point; Complete 12 Missionary Discipleship Hours (formerly known as Service Hours)

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Year Two Confirmation Prep

Program Summary: Students who have completed Year One may participate in Year Two. Similar to Year One, students attend monthly events; however, Year Two is generally less-structured and more experiential in nature. The three main lessons focus on the Holy Spirit and the Sacrament of Confirmation, as well as the Catholic Church as true, good, and beautiful. Events include orientation, sponsor social, retreat, group service project, guest speaker, liturgies, and more.

Fees: $100 per student. Catechist discount available.

Dates: September 12, 2021 – May 15, 2022 (Confirmation Date TBD – late May or early June)

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Program requirements for the year:

  • Attend (approx. 12) Scheduled Events
  • Attend Mass monthly with Disciple Group and with family all other weeks
  • Complete Paperwork (Name Form, Sponsor Form, Bishop Letter)
  • Complete 12 Missionary Discipleship Hours (formerly known as Service Hours)

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