The Confirmation program is a two-year program. This year's curriculum will be the same as last year. There are 16 classes, eight in fall and eight in spring.
Four large group classes will be held in church on: Sept. 22 Oct. 27 Feb. 2 Feb. 23
*Feb. 2 class time is in the cafeteria from 2:00 - 3:30pm to avoid conflict with the Super Bowl
The remaining 12 weeks will be divided into four three-week courses:
Sep. 29, Oct. 6, & 13 Nov. 3, 10, & 17 Jan 27., Feb. 9 & 16 Mar. 1, 8, & 15
Each student will be able to choose four electives from the ten topics below. All students must take the Confirmation elective in their junior year.
> BEING CATHOLIC
> CHURCH HISTORY
> LITURGY - Inside the Sunday Mass and the church building
> MARY & THE SAINTS
> NEW TESTAMENT - (formerly SCRIPTURE II)
> OLD TESTAMENT - (formerly SCRIPTURE)
> PRAYER - The Practice of Prayer
> SACRAMENTS - The Sacraments of Initiation, Service and Healing
> STEWARDSHIP - Our role in the church
Click in the appropriate link below to view your students topic choice by starting date.
Class Topic List Session 1 (pdf) - September 22, 2019
Class Topic List Session 2 (pdf) - October 27, 2019
Class Topic List Session 3 pdf) - January 26, 2020
Class Topic List Session 4 (pdf) - February 23, 2020
Please keep in mind:
- The classes will be filled in the order the forms/emails are received.
- There is no guarantee that you will have your choices in the order you have chosen, but all efforts will be made that you get your first four choices during the course of the year.
- Once classes have been assigned, there will be no changes made.
- We will not be able to accommodate requests of students being placed with friends.
- If you do not turn in your choices, topics will be selected for you.
Below are the Teacher Names and assigned Rooms for each Class Topic. Please keep the class assignment letter sent to your home so your student knows where to meet for each of their class topics.
The information below is from 2018-19. Information for 2019-20 will be updated as it becomes available.
Class Topics Teachers Room
Being Catholic (Session 3 & 4 only)
Group 1 Bob Klovas Mtg. 1
Group 2 Jerome Missiaen Mtg.2
Church History Jim Brindowski Music
Group 1 (Session 1 & 2 only) Bob Klovas Mtg. 1
Group 2 (Session 1 & 2 only) Jerome Missiaen Mtg. 2
Liturgy (Session 1, 2, & 4 only) Jodi Bowers Church
Mary & the Saints Irv Brenaman Gr.8 Room
(Session 1, 2, & 4 only) Lisa Johnson
New Testament Tom Davis Margaret Mary
Old Testament Kathy Grant Gr. 6 Room
Prayer (Session 1, 3, & 4 only) Dave Kusnierek Chapel
Sacraments (Session 3 & 4 only) Jennifer Frank Mtg. 3
Stewardship (Session 1, 2, & 3 only) Tim Bowen St. John Bosco