PARENT SESSIONS:

  • Monday, September 9, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – All paperwork due/payment due
  • Sunday September 29, 2019 2:00pm – 6:00pm Holy Chaos – Mark Hart – cost $25 *if parent attends this retreat confirmation candidates requirement to attend youth group night reduces to 7
  • Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – Retreat paperwork/payment due

ESSENTIAL BI-MONTHLY CONFIRMATION SESSIONS & YOUTH MASS (5:00-8:00) 

It is highly encouraged that students attend all the following dates.  If necessary two (2) makeup sessions can be completed at home.  If a student is unable to attend a session, please communicate this to the Confirmation team in advance.  Dinner will be provided (see signup genius link)

Date Session Information
October 6 Session 1
October 20 Session 2 - Rite of Introduction - Sponsor’s Invited
November 3 Session 3
November 17 Session 4
December 1 Session 5
January 5 Session 6
January 12 Session 7
January 24-26 RETREAT - Retreat Center - Lafayette
February 9 Session 8
February 23 Session 9
March 8 Session 10
March 22 Session 11
April 5 Session 12 - Candidate/Sponsor Retreat*
April 9 Rite of Enrollment

*Subject to change depending upon actual day of Confirmation 
Confirmation date to be determined by the end of 2019 - potential dates are April 26, May 2, May 3 or May 31 

YOUTH GROUP NIGHTS – SUNDAY’S 6:30-8:00 (ATTEND AT LEAST 8*) 
* In addition to Confirmation sessions
See calendar for High School youth group nights

YOUTH CONFERENCE (ATTEND AT LEAST ONE)

  • August 21 – October 16, 6:30-8:30 - ALPHA for Youth at St. John Vianney – No charge 
  • September 14, 2019 - NorCal ON FiRE – Six flags Magic Mountain, Vallejo Season pass holder - $33 Non - $52.00
  • July 24-26, 2020 Steubenville NorCal – location & price to be determined

WEEKEND RETREAT AT DIOCESAN RETREAT CENTER LAFAYETTE (JANUARY 24-26, 2020)

  • Retreat packet to be available on December 1 at the confirmation session.  Parents will need to attend information meeting on January 8, 2020 at 7:00pm
Choose One Parish Event Choose One Ministry Choose One Social Justice Activity
-Parish Picnic
-Breakfast with St. Nick
-Knights of Columbus Dinner
-Eucharist Adoration
-Lenten Pretzel Making
-Movie Night-Coco

-Other Approved Idea
-Greeter
-Usher
-EME
-Lector
-Altar Server
-Choir *at 5pm Mass
-Sponsor a St. Elizabeth Family
-Adopt an Angel
-Volunteer at the Food Bank
-Help Wrap Gifts at the Bay
Area Crisis Nursery
-Help at the Trinity Center
Sorting Clothing

CONFIRMATION REHEARSAL & LITURGY APRIL 5th or date to be announced end of year

ESSENTIAL CONSULTATION MEETING WITH LEADERS (see signup genius for dates)

Confirmation Requirements PDF

How do I sign up?

Online registration form
Diocese of Oakland Child's Medical and Media permission form

Contact Marlene Lee
Director of Youth Ministry 
925-939-7911 ext. 108
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Liz Rogers
Pastoral Associate for Parish Faith Formation 
925-939-7911 ext 125
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High School students were confirmed by Bishop Michael Barber on Sunday, April 8, 2018.

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Thirty three high school students were confirmed by Very Reverend George S. Mockel on Sunday, March 26.

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