- Download PDF Version available for use with email and print distribution.
To: Pastors, deacons, DRE’s and secretaries
From: Mardessa Smith, Sr. Executive Assistant, Archbishop’s Office
The scheduling of confirmations taking place between August 2020 and December 2020 has begun. Please complete and submit the attached request form by mail or e-mail (one submission only). If you choose to submit the request form by e-mail, be sure to attach the completed form to the e-mail.
Please note that the request forms are handled on a first-come first-served basis according to Bishop Konzen and Bishop Shlesinger’s calendars. Parishes will be notified via email with a letter confirming the date, time and respective bishop no later than February 14. If you have any questions about scheduling a confirmation, please contact me by phone at (404) 920-7303 or e-mail at email@example.com.
POINTS TO CONSIDER:
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays are the most requested days for confirmation. Parishes located within the perimeter, please choose a weeknight for your confirmation if possible.
The bishops are not available on the following dates in 2020:
- September 14 – September 17
- November 16 – November 20
If the number of confirmation candidates is fewer than ten, consider joining with a neighboring parish or celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation every two years. If the number of candidates is larger than 80 or 100, consider having two liturgies.