Confirmation Information for Families

2016/2017


Important Dates to Note

Welcome to an exciting and rewarding faith-filled year for your family. Your child in Grade Six is invited to prepare to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in May 2017.

This preparation begins with a registration meeting for which the dates are listed below. Students are welcome to attend, however please note: only parents may register their child for the sacraments.

All meetings will be held at Divine Infant Parish - 6658 Bilberry Drive, Orleans, ON K1C 2S9

Monday, October 17th @ 7:30 PM in the Parish Hall for:

St. Dominic, St. Theresa, St. Clare and the Parish School Class

Tuesday, October 18th @ 7:30 PM in the Church for:

Convent Glen, Our Lady of Wisdom, Divine Infant & St. Francis of Assisi

Please Note: If you are unable to attend on the evening of your school, please attend the other option.


Enrolment Masses

Please attend one of the following Masses

Saturday, November 5th @ 5:00pm

Sunday, November 6th @ 6:30pm


To Do's After Enrolment (All Items Due Before April 23rd)

  1. Return the Sponsorship Form (Download/Open Form)
  2. Complete the Workbook with your child
  3. Encourage your child to use the Mass Journal Weekly
  4. Complete the Patron Saint Project

Teachings on Sacrament of Confirmation

Father Matthew will meet with the students as a class, three times at their schools (November, January, and March)


Sacrament of Reconciliation Before Confirmation (at Church)

Wednesday, May 10th @ 6:30pm

All Schools


Meeting and Practice for Confirmation

A meeting to review specific details concerning the Confirmation ceremony will be held in the church.

Wednesday, May 17th @ 7:00pm

St. Theresa, St. Dominic, Our Lady of Wisdom & Parish Program


Thursday, May 24th @ 7:00pm

St. Francis of Assisi, Divine Infant, Convent Glen & St. Clare



Confirmation Dates

Friday, June 16th @ 7:00pm

St. Francis of Assisi, St. Dominic, Our Lady of Wisdom & Parish Program


Saturday June 17th @ 11:00am

Divine Infant, St. Theresa, Convent Glen & St. Clare