Confirmation, Holy Redeemer Parish
Contact the Religious Ed. offices at Holy Redeemer.
Click here to download a copy of Confirmation Important Dates and Information.
Click here to download a copy of the "How to write the letter to Bishop Hennessey" form.
2018 Confirmation Date Announced
September 29, 2018
Mark your calendars with the following important dates:
Confirmation Retreat Day is Sunday, September 16 from 11:00-3:00 at the hall at Nativity, Merrimac. Candidates will be measured for their robes on retreat day. Please bring a check for the robe rental for $25.00 made out to Holy Redeemer the day of the retreat. We will be having lunch together as part of the day.
Letter to Bishop Hennessey-A reminder to our Confirmation Candidates that you need to compose the letter to Bishop Hennessey as soon as possible and bring it with you to the retreat on Sunday, September 16. If you need the “how to write the letter” form, email Mrs. O’Leary and I’ll email it to you or click here to download a copy now.
Also, service sheets are due from all of our Confirmation Students (Grades 9 and 10). You can drop them off at the white “mailbox” by the double doors in Merrimac. Thanks for your cooperation.
Confirmation Rehearsal is Wednesday, September 26 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Ann, West Newbury. All candidates must attend with your Sponsor or a parent.
Bishop Hennessey is celebrating the Confirmation Mass(es) Saturday, September 29 at St. Ann, West Newbury at 1:00pm and 4:00pm (within the parish Mass). There will be a sign-up sheet at the Retreat for which Mass you prefer.
Parents: There is no registration fee for our Confirmation candidates. Robe rental fee is $25.00. Please have the student bring a check (made out to Holy Redeemer) for the robe rental on retreat day (September 16 at 1:00pm in Merrimac).
If you have any questions, please email HR Religious Ed.
Mandatory attendance is expected for retreat and rehearsal. If any family members would like to Lector, serve as an Extraordinary Minister at Communion, or Altar Serve at the Confirmation Mass, please let me know on retreat day.