The Sacrament of Confirmation is the sacrament where by Catholics receive the gift of Holy Spirit. This sacrament is usually administered by the Bishop. Acts 19:1-7
Youth Confirmation is for candidates in eighth grade and must be a baptized Catholic, have regular attendance in a formal Faith Formation Program last year, or have attended a Catholic School with regular attendance. Candidates must attend all Confirmation liturgy services, attend one Confirmation retreat, and partipate in weekly Masses. A parent and/or guardian and Sponsor (if available) are required to attend liturgy services and retreat (if applicable). After reception of the sacrament, the newly confirmed must continue in Faith Formation/Mystagogy for the next year and attend a spiritual retreat in that year.
Forms, documents, and important dates pertaining to youth Confirmation are listed below:
- 2016-17 Faith Formation Registration
- Confirmation Expectations
- Sponsor Form
- Candidate Commitment Form
- Mass Attendance Card for Confirmation Candidates
- Confirmation Policy From the Diocese of Colorado Springs
Adult Confirmation is for unconfirmed adults that have been practicing their faith and have celebrated Holy Communion.
Become a Sponsor for adults preparing for Confirmation to help others grow in faith. Training class available.