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NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS  (March 27, 2017)
 

ATTENTION CONFIRMATION 2 - 2017 Sacrament of Confirmation Dates 

HOLD THE DATES. We have just received the following Confirmation dates and times from the Archdiocese:
> Friday, November 10, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.
> Saturday, November 11, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m.
> Saturday, November 11, 2017 @ 1:00 p.m. 
There is plenty more information to come to include the assignement of Confirmation date / times and Rehearsal dates. Please watch your email and check back here for the latest news.  

Confirmation 1 and 2 Spring Session Began on Sunday, March 5  
The First Class Bulletin is your Starting Point >>>  


WHAT'S HAPPENING : SPRING SESSION 2017

Date Time Who /
Confirm #
Event
March       
March 5 2:30 - 
4:30 pm
Confirm
1
Class, Lesson 1: Life is Choices 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 5 6:15 -
8:15 pm
Confirm 
2
Class, Lesson 7: The Eucharist 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 12 2:30 - 
4:30 pm
Confirm
1
Class, Lesson 2: What’s Holding you Back? 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 12 6:15 -
8:15 pm
Confirm 
2
Class, Lesson 8: The Holy Spirit 
Location: St. Mary's Lower Church Hall
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 19 2:30 - 
4:30 pm
Confirm
1
Class, Lesson 3: The Jesus Question 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 19 6:15 -
8:15 pm
Confirm 
2
Class, Lesson 9: The Church 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 26 2:30 - 
4:30 pm
Confirm
1
Class, Lesson 4: The Prayer Process 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
March 26 6:15 -
8:15 pm
Confirm 
2
Class, Lesson 10: Confirmation 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
April 2 2:30 - 
4:30 pm
Confirm
1
Class, Lesson 5: The Bible 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
April 2 6:15 -
8:15 pm
Confirm 
2
Class, Lesson 11: Made for Mission 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
April 9 2:30 - 
4:30 pm
Confirm
1
Class, Lesson 6: Relationships 
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
April 9 6:15 -
8:15 pm
Confirm 
2
Class, Lesson 12: Holiness is Possible
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(For Parents & Sponsors - Click Here)
April 30 6 - 8 pm

SGLs

Confirm
1  & 2

SGL Out Briefing and Pizza Party
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
(All SGLs Required to Attend)
(Plan on Attending Youth Mass before this meeting)

May 21 3 -
8:30 pm
Confirm 1
(Including
Cath Sch**)
Retreat 
Drop Off Location: St Mary's Lower Church Hall
Pick Up Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School

 

* Includes Parents (excluding students) for Catholic School Students
** Includes Catholic School Students


CONFIRMATION PREPARATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Confirmation Candidates' Requirements

Confirmation Candidates' Requirements Public School Student Catholic School Student
Attend Confirmation Preparation Classes for 1 & 2 (12 Classes) Yes NO
Watch Decision Point Videos (12 Sessions)   Yes Yes
Complete Works of Mercy and Service (20 pts)  Yes Yes
Complete Sponsor Designation and Confirmation Name Form  Yes Yes
Attend Confirmation Retreat (May) Yes Yes
Attend Confirmation Rehearsal w/ Sponsor (Sept)  Yes Yes
Confirmation Fee ($75)  Yes Yes

 


Works of Mercy and Service  

All Confirmation Candidates (students) are required to complete a minimum of 20 points of Works of Mercy or Service before they receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. The Works will be recorded and signed on the Log and Points Worksheet. It will be the Candidate’s responsibility to complete the log and obtain signatures from the contact person and parent. Completed logs may be turned in at class or emailed to the Confirmation Director at confirmation.director@stmarysfranklin.org 

Confirmation Works of Mercy and Service Policy and Log >>>

Sponsor Designation and Confirmation Name Selection 

Confirmation 1 Students must choose a Confirmation Sponsor. It is very important that when you choose a Sponsor you follow the Archdiocese of Boston Confirmation Guidelines included in the Confirmation Sponsor Form. Please print out this form and return it to the Religious Education Office.
Choosing a Confirmation Sponsor >>>
Confirmation Sponsor Form >>>

Parents' Requirements

Parents' Requirements Public School Student Catholic School Student
Attend Meeting: Confirmation Program Introduction
(Confirmation 1) (Held in May) **
Yes Yes
Attend Meeting: Confirmation - A New Beginning (Confirmation 2 only Prep for the Sacrament) (Held in April) ** Yes Yes
Attend Confirmation Rehearsal (Confirmation 2 - if Sponsor Unable to Attend) (Held in Sept) Yes Yes

 

 


 ** Includes Parents (excluding students) for Catholic School Students

Contact 

Please contact the St. Mary Confirmation Director for interest in enrollment and any questions, comments or suggestions on our 2 year Confirmation Preparation Program.
Roger Gullo, St Mary Confirmation Director
confirmation.director@stmarysfranklin.org

 

Confirmation Program Introduction >>>
 


 

Works of Mercy & Service Opportunities

Check in again on new opportunities.


Small Group Leader (SGL) Position Details  >>>
 


2016 / 2017 Schedules

Confirmation 1, Fall Session >>>

Confirmation 1, Spring Session >>>
Confirmation 1, Catholic HS >>>
Confirmation 2, Fall Session >>>
Confirmation 2, Spring Session >>>

Confirmation 2, Catholic HS >>>

 
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