Our Lady of Mount Carmel Confirmation Preparation Calendar 2018-2019
Families are responsible for helping their child(ren) attend class on a regular basis to ensure continuity of lessons. It is the responsibility of parents to share the Catholic faith with their children by attending Mass on Sunday (when not in session) and Holy Days of Obligation. Receiving the sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist regularly is strongly encouraged.
CLASSES ARE SCHEDULED FOR THE FOLLOWING DATES
All Student sessions are in the Titus Room from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Unless otherwise noted. Candidates will attend Mass as well as participate in activities during this time. So weekly Mass attendance on Saturday night or Sunday morning is not obligated. Parents are welcome to Mass, which tentatively begins from 7:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
September – 10:00 a.m. or 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium.
Class and Mass Sessions for Candidates
- Who Am I?
October – God Revealed
October – A Restless Heart
October – This I Believe: Catholic Faith and Belief (Part 1)
November – This I Believe: Catholic Faith and Belief (Part 2)
- Who Am I In The World?
November – Jesus: True God and True Man
November – Jesus: Message and Mission
December – Jesus: Death and Resurrection
December – Sacraments: Doorway to the Sacred
December – Confirmation: The Gifts of the Holy Spirit
- Where Am I Going?
March -Hot Topics: Christian Morality (Part 1)
March – Hot Topics: Christian Morality (Part 2)
March – Last Things: The Communion of Saints
- Who Do I Want to Be?
April – The Road to Emmaus
April – Confirmation Retreat (Carmelite Spiritual Center at St. Ceiclia’s Church in Englewood) – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p..m.
April – Confirmation Practice (7:00 p.m. Meet in Church with sponsor or someone in their place.)
April – Confirmation, 10 a.m. must arrive by 9:15 a.m. with sponsor