Children's Confirmation

Requirements for Confirmation and First Eucharist

Confirmation and Eucharist is offered to children at age 8 - 9 and are in the Third Grade (3rd).

They must have been attending religious education at least two (2) years prior to asking for these sacraments and have already received their First Reconciliation.

They must have been attending religious education faithfully.

They must be attending Mass regularly with their family. If they are out of town, they must bring back a signed bulletin stating that they have attended that Mass.

They must know all their prayers of the Rosary with the understanding of the four (4) mysteries :

  • The Apostles Creed
  • Our Father
  • Hail Mary
  • Glory Be
  • The Hail Holy Queen
  • The Morning Offering
  • Act of Contrition
  • Act of Faith
  • Act of Hope
  • Act of Charity

Know and understand the seven (7) sacraments. Know and understand the seven (7) gifts of the Holy Spirit, and the 12 Fruits of the Holy Spirit,

Be able to open their Bibles and find the book, chapter and verse they are asked to find. (They should be reading the scriptures weekly after receiving Reconciliation)