Confirmation 2019

February 1, 2017

Confirmation Date:  The Archdiocese usually lets us know about the date sometime around Thanksgiving.

Reconciliation Service:  We usually have a teen plus family members reconciliation service the Sunday evening before the Confirmation ceremony

Rehearsal: We usually have the rehearsal the Tuesday before the Confirmation ceremony

Confirmation:  We generally know the date of Confirmation in late fall.  Confirmation is generally between Easter and Pentecost.

On the day of the Confirmation ceremony we usually…

  • Candidates and Sponsors, Gather in the Hall one hour before
  • Group Photo
  • Walk into the church 15 minutes before the Liturgy begins
  • Individual photos following the ceremony
  • Pick up certificate

Confirmation Dress Code

  1. Dress code for both candidates and sponsors. Dressy Dress…Think Church, modest, respectful, note, however, you will be standing for a long time therefore plan for the right shoes.
    • Women: Please choose a modest dress, blouse with a skirt, or shirt with dress slacks– not too tight, not too low, not too short, not see-through, no spaghetti straps, no miniskirts, no sheer shirts with under garments exposed, no bear mid-drifts.  The length of the dress or skirt should be just above the knee or longer.
    • Men: White shirt and tie with dark slacks and dark dress shoes (no baggy oversized pants, low riders, T-Shirts or athletic wear).