Confirmation

St. Gregory the Great recognizes the beauty and importance of this final Sacrament of Initiation. Preparing for the sacrament includes two years of faith formation (catechesis), and an enriching sacramental preparation program.

Confirmation 2023


High School parishioners who are currently completing their 9th grade year (Level I) should apply for Confirmation this summer. For planning purposes, please be aware that all candidates for Confirmation 2023 are required to attend the YouCon: Rise Youth Conference taking place at the St. Greg’s Ministry Center this summer, August 5-6, 2022. The cost of attending YouCon is included in the Confirmation Application fee; you are automatically registered for YouCon if you paid your Confirmation Application fee.        Download YouCon Flyer

Steps required for receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation Spring 2023:

  1. Choose a Confirmation Name. To understand who is an appropriate choice for sponsor please download  How to Choose Your Confirmation Name.
  2. Choose a Sponsor.    Download  Qualifications of the Sponsor.
  3. Download and fill out the Information Gathering Sheet; then use it to fill out
    the Application for Confirmation (click here).
  4. Attend the YouCon event on August 5 and 6 as your Confirmation Retreat.  Confirmation candidates who have filled out the application are automatically registered for YouCon.
  5. Attend ONE of the Sponsor/Candidate Sessions, Dates TBA
  6. Attend the Mass of Enrollment on Sunday, October 12 at 12:30 pm (Optional, but encouraged)
  7. Complete 15 service hours and 4 faith experiences.
  8. Attend Confirmation Interview, Dates TBA
  9. Attend Confirmation Rehearsal, Dates TBA
  10. Receive the Sacrament of Confirmation, Dates TBA

If you have any questions or concerns, please direct those to Catherine Wadhams, Coordinator of Confirmation, at cwadhams@stgregs.org or call 688-5760.
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Confirmation 2024

Young parishioners who are currently completing their 8th grade year should register in the Fall with the Family Faith Formation Office to begin their Confirmation journey.

For those attending a Catholic High School in September 2022: 
Please register with the FFF Office in September 2022 so that you will be included on all sacramental mailings and information. Please download the form and return it to the FFF Office by September 1, 2022.        Download the Catholic School Registration Form

For those attending a public or secular private high school in September:
Please register for one of the Level I (Gr 9) Family Faith Formation classes offered; we offer a Weekly and a Monthly FFF option.       Click here to find out more about the Program Options.

If you have any questions or concerns, please direct those to Catherine Wadhams, Coordinator of Confirmation, at cwadhams@stgregs.org or call 688-5760.

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We are thrilled to congratulate the 106 young men and women who received the Sacrament of Confirmation over two days, on May 11 and 12. Congratulations and God Bless you all. We pray that God will bless your life, protect you and fill your hearts with happiness.