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Wednesday of Holy Week: Drive Thru Confessions at St. Mary's 5-5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross and Benediction (YouTube); Holy Thursday: Eucharistic Procession at St. Mary's 6 p.m. and Mass of the Lord's Supper at 7:30 p.m. (YouTube); Good Friday: Drive Thru Confessions at St. Mary's 12-3 p.m. and Celebration of the Lord's Passion at 3 p.m. (YouTube); Holy Saturday: Drive Thru Confessions at St. Mary's 8-9 a.m.
Faith Formation » Confirmation Inquiry

Confirmation Inquiry

Phase I: Inquiry 


At the time of registration, students in  8th-11th grades will register as an "Inquirer" for an Inquiry phase, which begins Sept 4 of this year (This is a time for the Inquirer to show he or she is desiring to receive the sacrament. Readiness is determined by satisfactory participation in the various events and meetings we offer for all parish youth, not just those seeking Confirmation. We are happy to help families as they take the necessary steps. Eligibility for Candidacy is determined by an Inquirer's fulfillment of the following:


Inquiry Requirements

  1. Weekly attendance at weekend Mass and holy days
  2. Statements of intent (from the parent and inquirer) due Wed Sept 4
  3. Inquiry info meeting with a parent (Wed Sep 11 OR Sun Sep 15)
  4. Conference with member of faith formation at Church (sign up at Inquiry info meeting or online)
  5. Fall retreat 
  6. Two Faith & Culture meetings
  7. One weekend service day
  8. Two Cor jesu nights
  9. Two Discussion meetings
  10. Watch and report on two videos on the Sacrament of Confirmation


Please read the Confirmation Handbook thoroughly before registering for Inquiry.