Confirmation is one of the sacraments of initiation, along with Baptism and Eucharist. It is conferred by the anointing of Chrism oil and the laying on of hands by the Bishop. Confirmation is the sacrament of initiation by which we receive the gifts of the Holy Spirit to strengthen us for carrying out Christ’s mission.
Confirmation for young adults is celebrated through our Religious Education Program at a date and time designated by the Archbishop. Adult Confirmation is celebrated through the R.C.I.A. Program.