Confirmation Program

To cultivate a relationship with Jesus Christ - receiving the Holy Spirit to be Christ for others.

Meet on Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:30 pm in the FCC at St. Stephen’s. No distance learning available.

To grow in relationship with Jesus and others, we use a Chosen curriculum and small groups for faith discussions.

NOTE: St. Stephen's changed it's Confirmation program in 2020 (moving the possibility of celebrating the Rite from 10th grade to 8th grade).

6th grade Confirmation Prep Year (using Alpha Program)

7th grade Confirmation Year 1

8th grade Confirmation Year 2 (with the possibility of the Rite of Confirmation).

9th through 12th graders "Confirmation Plus" (are placed in small groups more their age)
 

COSTS: $100 per student (Family max of $360 - doesn't include $175 for Retreat for final year students)
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REGISTRATION 2022-23 - NOW CLOSED

Email Barry McCullough with questions.
 

+Absense / Tardy Form

Use this link to let us know if student will be missing class this Wednesday or coming late/leaving early.

 

Orientation Meeting

Meeting Presentation Slides PDF

 

Retreats

Sign-Up HERE

1-Day Retreat: Saturday, January 7, 8:30am-1pm, at St. Stephen’s for 6th & 7th Grade  AND/OR 8-11th grade, if it's student's first year of Confirmation.
Starts with 8:30am Mass (parents join kids), Talks, Journaling, Games, Small Group Discussions, Adoration, Confession. Snacks & journal provided. NO COST

Weekend Retreat:  November 18-20 (Friday - Sunday)
For final year Students and on track to be Confirmed this Spring.
Going to Camp Onomia (near Mille Lacs Lake - 75 minutes away) Leave Friday at 5pm from St. Stephen’s  and return Sunday after 5:30pm.
Talks, Journaling, Games, Small Group Discussions, Adoration, Confession, Daily Mass and the Holy Spirit. Busing, Lodging and Meals included. COST: $175 
 

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