Confirmation

Dates for Confirmation Course 2022

All sessions will begin in the Pastoral Centre at 4:30pm, please be punctual, and finish in time for 6:30pm mass.

Session Date Theme
1 19th September 2021 The Search for Happiness
2 3rd October 2021 The Existence of God
3 10th October 2021 Who is Jesus?
4 17th October 2021 The Power of Prayer
5 7th November 2021 Prayer -different ways to Pray
6 14th November 2021 Finding True Freedom
7 21st November 2021 Sacraments of Baptism & Confirmation
8 28th November 2021 Gifts and Fruits of the Holy Spirit
December 12th 2021 Service of Reconciliation (time to be confirmed)
7-9th January 2022 – RETREAT at WALSINGHAM HOUSE
9 16th January 2022 Forgiveness, Healing and Mission
10 23rd January 2022 The Christian Vocations
11 30th January 2022 The Holy Eucharist
12 6th February 2022 Rehearsal
Sacrament of Confirmation with Bishop Alan evening of Friday 11th February 2022

 

 

Regular attendance at weekly mass is an expectation of this preparation course.  Please remember to bring your Candidate Record with you so that a catechist or Priest can sign it.

Compulsory Retreat

Please note that it has been necessary to move the Retreat at Walsingham House to 7th -9th January 2022.  We will leave from the Pastoral Centre on Friday evening, having eaten together.  We will return Sunday afternoon. The cost of the Retreat will be £120, which includes transport, full board and snacks, two nights’ accommodation, and all activities over the weekend.  It will be necessary to complete permission and health forms for Walsingham House.