ST. Robert Bellarmine Group
Welcome to Year 2 of Confirmation preparation! By this time each candidate should have:
· Chosen a Confirmation Saint and completed a Saint Letter and Saint Project
· Chosen a Confirmation Sponsor and given your sponsor a Sponsor Form. (Make sure your sponsor has the form signed at his/her parish and returns it to the Faith Formation Office).
· Signed up on Purposeconfirmation.com
If you have not completed/received the above items, please see the forms/links below or contact the Faith Formation Office: firstname.lastname@example.org
Plan for the year
Discernment Interviews (Zoom): Will be arranged by individual appointment in July/August.
“Beginnings:” Sunday, September 11 (12:30- 2:00 pm) OR Thursday, September 15 (6:30-8:00 pm) (Candidate and parent or sponsor)
Retreat- coordinated by Net Ministries: Saturday, October 1, at Holy Trinity Parish (Candidates only)
“Source:” Sunday, November 13 (12:30- 2:00 pm) OR Thursday, November 17 (6:30- 8:00 pm) (Candidate and parent or sponsor)
“Fault:” Thursday, January 19 (6:30- 8:00 pm) OR Sunday, January 22 (12:30 -2:00 pm) (Candidate and parent or sponsor)
Fired Up! Diocesan Confirmation Conference: Saturday, February 25, (Candidates only)
“Burn:” Thursday, March 9 (6:30- 8:00 pm) OR Sunday, March 12 (12:30- 2:00 pm) (Candidate and parent or sponsor)
Service Reflection Session “United:” Sunday, April 16 (12:30 2:00 pm) OR Thursday, April 20 (6:30- 8:00 pm) (Candidates only)
Final Session: August/September 2023 TBA
Morning of Reflection (Day before Confirmation): October 2023 (Candidate and sponsor)
Sacrament of Confirmation: October 2023 TBA
SERVICE HOURS (Suggestions sent by email each month):
Confirmation Service Hours due Friday, May 12, 2023.
Ministry Hours: 10 hours of service (at-home or in-person) in any Holy Trinity Parish Ministry
Service Projects: We offer Service Projects about once a month; 2 service projects are required during Year 2 of Confirmation preparation. You also have the option to create your own service project or volunteer at a service project offered by another group, but outside projects must be approved by us in advance. For more information on service projects, please contact our Service Projects Coordinator, Barbara Newman (email@example.com)
Weekly Sunday Mass attendance and daily prayer
Please contact our Faith Formation Ministry: by phone at 530.677.3234 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org