Confirmation


 

Confirmation Class of 2017:

Confirmation Interviews: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm or
Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, in the School Gym and Cafeteria.

Confirmation dates have been set! The Sacrament of Confirmation will be celebrated on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 7:00 pm and on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 7:00 pm. Please see your assigned dates below:

Confirmation and Rehearsal Dates for Catholic High School Students and
 
 Weekly FFF Program (in home class) Students:

Rehearsal and Penance Service: Tuesday, May 9 at 6:45 pm
Rehearsal should be attended by the candidate and their sponsor. A parent should stand in for out of town sponsors so that they can provide direction for the sponsor prior to Confirmation night. 

Sacrament of Confirmation: Monday, May 15 , please arrive at 6:20 pm
On the night of Confirmation, candidates and their sponsor should arrive no later than 6:20 pm in the school cafeteria for line up.
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Confirmation and Rehearsal Dates for SPLASH (High School Summer FFF Program) Students
  and Generations of Faith (Monthly FFF Program) Students:

Rehearsal and Penance Service: Wednesday, May 10 at 6:45 pm
Rehearsal should be attended by the candidate and their sponsor. A parent should stand in for out of town sponsors so that they can provide direction for the sponsor prior to Confirmation night.

Sacrament of Confirmation: Tuesday, May 16, please arrive at 6:20 pm
On the night of Confirmation, candidates and their sponsor should arrive no later than 6:20 pm in the school cafeteria for line up.
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Need to Switch Dates? You are free to switch days but please email requests to pgilbert@stgregs.org by April 17, 2017 (Firm Date). As always if you have any questions, please direct them to Arlene Meyerhofer at 688-5760 or ameyerhofer@stgregs.org

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Download Forms: For Confirmation 2017 Candidates

Confirmation Packet (Full packet, 7 pages)
    Just need one page from the Confirmation Packet?
     Click on the page you need to download:

Confirmation Checklist
Confirmation Application
Confirmation Retreat Permission Slip
Qualifications of the Sponsor
Sponsor Information Form
Choosing a Chrisitan Name for Confirmation
Writing a Letter to the Bishop Requesting the Sacrament of Confirmation

Other important Downloads:

2017 Confirmation Timeline
Confirmation Service Card (Full Service Record for Confirmation 2017 Candidates) 
Faith Experience Card
Service Opportunities
Confirmation Service Hours Request Form (Pre-Approval)
Dress Code for the Sacrament of Confirmation

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Confirmation Class of 2018:

For those currently in Grade 9 or level I.

Parent Meetings are scheduled for Saturday, April 22 at 11:00 am OR Thursday, April 27 at 7:00 pm.

Students should be working on Faith-In-Action hours and Faith Experiences.

Any student can join the LifeTeen Steubenville Weekend in July 7-9, 2017 in place of a Confirmation retreat. Please contact Adam Jarosz at 688-3578 for details as soon as possible.

All other retreat and Confirmation requirements will be explained at the Parent Meeting.

Confirmation candidates will attend ONE of the following Retreats:
•  Mission at St. Greg's in the evenings July 16-22, 2017.
• Wednesday, July 19 - Thursday, July 20, 2017 at the Notre Dame Retreat House in Canandaigua
  (bus transportation will be provided).
• Wednesday, August 16 -Thursday August 17, 2017 at the Notre Dame Retreat House in Canandaigua
  (bus transportation will be provided).
• Saturday, October 28 - Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Christ the King Seminary in East Aurora
• Saturday, November 18 - Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Christ the King Seminary in East Aurora

Download Forms: For Confirmation 2018 Candidates

Faith in Action Booklet (Full Service Record, 8 pages)
        Just need one page from the Faith in Action Booklet?
        Please click here for a Single page (double-sided).

Faith in Action Activities/Faith Experience Card

Service Opportunities

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Confirmation Class of 2019


For those currently in Grade 8.

Parent Meetings (for Grade 8 Parents) are scheduled for Thursday, April 20, 2017  at 7:00 pm OR Saturday, April 22, 2017  at 9:00 am.  It will cover important information regarding high school catechesis (religious instruction) and Confirmation preparation.

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Contact:

Arlene Meyerhofer
ameyerhofer@stgregs.org
(716) 688-5760

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