Dear Parents + Confirmation Candidates,
This email is to inform you of the schedule of events leading up to the Sacrament of Confirmation which is being held on Friday, November 10, 2017, and Saturday, November 11, 2017. The schedule is as follows:
Friday, November 10, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.--Last names beginning A--E
Saturday, November 11, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m..--Last names beginning F--Marzoratti
Saturday, November 11, 2017 @ 1:00 p.m..--Last names beginning McCahill--Z
A mandatory practice will be held on Monday, November 6, 2017.
Students must attend the correct practice for their Confirmation date and time.
November 10, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.--Practice is held 5:00 p.m.--6:00 p.m.
November 11, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m.--Practice is held 6:15 p.m.--7:15 p.m.
November 11, 2017 @ 1:00 p.m.--Practice is held 7:30 p.m.--8:30 p.m.
Candidates and their Sponsors will meet in the lower church at the assigned times. If the Sponsor lives a distance away or is unable to be at the practice, a parent may fill in for them.
All students should receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation before they make their Confirmation. Reconciliation is held
in the church
on Saturdays from 3:00 p.m.--3:45 p.m.
Candidates and their Sponsors are to be in the lower church one half hour before Confirmation begins to meet with Bishop Robert Reed. Punctuality is required of both the Candidates and their Sponsors.
Out of respect for the dignity and holiness of this Liturgy, no photography of any kind is allowed in the church. Please respect the Parish's desire to celebrate this sacrament without any distraction and with everyone participating fully in prayer. Please advise relatives and friends that no cameras are allowed in the church. Bishop Reed will be available for pictures after the Liturgy.
If you have any questions or concerns, please call the Religious Education Office at 508-528-1450.
Karen Ackles + Roger Gullo