Preparation Schedule

2014-2015 Program Schedule

Saturday, September 20, 2014
Candidate and Sponsor Day (8th graders)
9am-noon; Saint Joseph Church

Friday, October 24, 2014
Confirmation Mass (8th graders)
7:00pm; Saint Joseph Church

Saturday, February 28, 2015
Saturday in the Spirit I (7th graders)
8:45am-noon; Ackles Center

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Saturday in the Spirit II (7th graders)
8:45am-noon; Ackles Center

Saturday, November 7, 2015
Serving in the Spirit (8th graders)
All day

TBD, Fall 2015
Confirmation Mass (8th graders)
7:00pm; Saint Joseph Church

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Confirmation



The Sacrament of Confirmation
completes the grace of Baptism by a special outpouring of the gifts of the Holy Spirit, which seal or "confirm" the baptized in union with Christ and equip them for active participation in the worship and apostolic life of the Church (CCC 1285).

YOUTH CONFIRMATION
At Saint Joseph, the Sacrament of Confirmation is celebrated in 7th grade. The Confirmation Preparation Program is for any 7th grade student at Saint Joseph Grade School or CCD student at Saint Joseph Church who seeks the Sacrament of Confirmation in the Catholic Church. Please refer to the preparation schedule to the left for important dates.

CONTACT
Fatima Monterrubio Cruess
Director of Christian Formation
574-234-3134, ext. 14
fmonterrubio@stjoeparish.com


ADULT CONFIRMATION
Adults wishing to be initiatied into the Catholic Church need to complete the RCIA formaion program. Adults who have been baptized and received their First Holy Communion in the Catholic Church are eligible for the Sacrament of Confirmation. Individual who have not been baptized nor received their First Holy Communion will have to participate in the entire RCIA program at Saint Joseph. After the Sacraments of Baptism and Holy Communion are received, adults are eligible to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.

CONTACT
Fatima Monterrubio Cruess
Director of Christian Formation
574-234-3134, ext. 14
fmonterrubio@stjoeparish.com

  


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