Upcoming Confirmation Services
Confirmation Services within each deanery will take place at 10:30am. The date and location of each 2017 service is scheduled as follows:
North Shore Bishop Gates September 16, 2017
Mystic Valley Bishop Harris September 16, 2017
Alewife Bishop Harris October 7, 2017
Charles River Bishop Gates October 7, 2017
Cathedral Bishop Cederholm October 21, 2017
Merrimack Valley Bishop Gates October 28, 2017
South Shore Bishop Harris October 28, 2017
Cathedral Bishop Gates January 27, 2018
The 2018 Confirmation Service schedule is currently being worked out by the Bishops' Office and should be available for publication by September 2017. Services of Confirmation are organized by the Bishops' Office. Please be in touch with Diane Pound, email@example.com, Executive Assistant to Bishop Gates, for specific information. For a list of Confirmation Service Protocol, check here: Information on Confirmation Services.
Two PreConfirmation retreats organized and offered by the Diocesan Youth Council in 2018:
- March 16-17, 2018 at Barbara C. Harris Camp in Greenfield, NH
- April 6-7, 2018 at Barbara C. Harris Camp in Greenfield, NH
Advance registration required.
For more information, contact H. Mark Smith.
Note: We STRONGLY ENCOURAGE groups to come as a whole group. We have a firm deadline for registration two weeks before each retreat.
Attendance at PreConfirmation Retreats are NOT required, but strongly suggested by our bishops.
Confirmation Preparation Materials
The Diocesan Missioner for Education and Formation has put together a list of some favorite confirmation resources.