2018 Confirmation Services
Confirmation Services typically take place at 10:30am. The date and location of each 2018 service is scheduled as follows:
Cathedral January 27
Cathedral March 31 (at Easter Vigil)
Merrimack Valley April 14
Boston Harbor April 28
Cape and Islands April 28
North Shore May 5
Neponset River May 5
Concord River May 19
Taunton River June 9
Cathedral June 16
Mystic Valley June 23
Alewife Sept. 22
Charles River Oct. 6
Mt. Hope- Buzzard's Bay Oct. 13
- South Shore Oct. 13 (St. Stephen's, Cohasset)
- Cathedral Oct. 20
- Cathedral Jan. 26, 2019
Services of Confirmation are organized by the Bishops' Office. Please be in touch with Diane Pound, firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.