Confirmation

 

Process for Preparing for Confirmation at Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart Confirmation preparation is for Youth in grades 10 – 12 who have been baptized* Catholic and received the sacraments of First Eucharist and Reconciliation.

*For those who have not received the sacraments of baptism and/or First Eucharist and Reconciliation, please contact Roger Graefe through the parish office.

This process asks you to:

  • Complete a registration form, pay the $20.00 fee and provide a copy of your baptismal certificate.
  • Practice your faith by celebrating Sunday Liturgy and the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
  • Invited to participate in Life Teen program on Sundays from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. followed by 6:00 p.m. Sunday Liturgy.
  • Attend and actively participate in ALL sessions of preparation for Confirmation listed here.
    • *Parent/Candidate meeting
    • *Sponsor/Candidate Session
    • *Six in home Group Sessions
    • *Day retreat
    • *Service project
  • Choose a Sponsor; an active, Confirmed Catholic, at least 18 years of age, and not your parent.
  • Write a Letter to Bishop Peter Christensen. (Assistance will be given for this.)
  • Interview with Youth Minister.

During the process of preparing for the sacrament of Confirmation, the Candidate with the Youth Minister will discern readiness to celebrate this Sacrament.