Confirmation Program Schedule

Confirmation Candidates' Classes

Confirmation 1 and 2 will meet on six (6) Sunday nights with the choice of attending the Fall Session or Spring Session. Registration for the Confirmation Program occurs in June - August every program year. If you have missed the registration period, please contact the Religious Education Office at 508-528-1450 to register.

Fall Session: Classes held between September - December
Spring Session: Classes held between February - May

Confirmation 1 Class Time: 2:30-4:30pm. Students and parents are highly encouraged to attend the 5:00 pm Mass after class.
Confirmation 2 Class Time: 6:15-8:15pm. Students and parents are highly encouraged to attend the 5:00pm Mass before class.

2018-2019 Sessions

Fall 2018 Session Spring 2019 Session Time Who Event Details
Sun, Sep 16 Sun, Feb 10 2:30 - 4:30pm Confirm 1

Class, Lesson 1: Life is Choices
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Sep 16 Sun, Feb 10 6:15 - 8:15pm Confirm 2

Class, Lesson 7: The Eucharist
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Sep 23 Sun, Mar 3 2:30 - 4:30pm Confirm 1

Class, Lesson 2: What’s Holding you Back?
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Sep 23 Sun, Mar 3 6:15 - 8:15pm Confirm 2

Class, Lesson 8: The Holy Spirit
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Oct 14 Sun, Mar 10 2:30 - 4:30pm Confirm 1

Class, Lesson 3: The Jesus Question
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Oct 14 Sun, Mar 10 6:15 - 8:15pm Confirm 2

Class, Lesson 9: The Church
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Nov 18 Sun, Mar 17 2:30 - 4:30pm Confirm 1

Class, Lesson 4: The Prayer Process
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Nov 18 Sun, Mar 17 6:15 - 8:15pm Confirm 2

Class, Lesson 10: Confirmation
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Dec 2 Sun, Mar 31 2:30 - 4:30pm Confirm 1

Class, Lesson 5: The Bible
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Dec 2 Sun, Mar 31 6:15 - 8:15pm Confirm 2

Class, Lesson 11: Made for Mission
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Dec 9 Sun, Apr 7 2:30 - 4:30pm Confirm 1

Class, Lesson 6: Relationships
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

Sun, Dec 9 Sun, Apr 7 6:15 - 8:15pm Confirm 2

Class, Lesson 12: Holiness is Possible
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium

Parents & Sponsors

SGL Meetings

Fall 2018 Session Spring 2019 Session Time Who/Confirmation Class Event Details
Sun Sep 16 Sun, Feb 10 12:30-2:15pm New SGLs, Confirmation 1

New SGL Training and Orientation
Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School Auditorium
NOTE: Prior year SGLs are not required to attend.
NOTE: Scheduled to occur prior to the 1st class.

Sun, Apr 28 Sun, Apr 28 6:00 - 8:00pm All 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)

Confirmation 1 Retreat

Date Time Who/Confirmation Class Event Details
Sun, May 19 1:00 - 6:00pm Confirm 1 (Including Catholic School students)

Retreat
Drop Off / Pick Up Location: Benjamin Franklin Charter School
Details provided in an April 2019 email.

Parents' Meetings

(attended by all Parents, including Catholic High School Parents)

In executing on our Foundational Element No. 1 for the Confirmation program, Parents are required to attend two Meetings in the two year program. There will be one held for Confirmation 1 at the beginning of the program and a second one held for Confirmation 2 only at the end of the Program. Parents will be given two choices of dates, selecting the one that best fits their schedule.

Program Introduction Meeting (1.5 hrs)

For Confirmation 1 Parents only: Confirmation Workbooks will be handed out during this meeting along with a review of the Program Materials including Small Group Leader (SGL) positions and Works Hours.

Option 1: Thursday, June 19, 2018 7:30-9:00pm
Option 2: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 6:30-8:00pm
Option 3: Thursday, September 13, 2018 7:30-9:00pm

Confirmation: A New Beginning Meeting (1.5 hrs)

For Confirmation 2 Parents only. Confirmation Preparation and Post Confirmation topics will be covered.

Option 1: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 6:30-8:00pm
Option 2: Thursday, May 16, 2019 7:30-9:00pm