Confirmation


Confirmation is a Catholic Sacrament of mature Christian commitment and a deepening of baptismal gifts. It is one of the three Sacraments of Initiation for Catholics. It is most often associated with the gifts of the Holy Spirit.

 

Do you want your child to receive a sacrament, such as Confirmation? 

 

Here’s how! Preparing children for a Catholic sacrament is a group effort that involves parents, St. Vital Catholic Parish, your child's School. Everyone has a role!

 

As a parent, you are the primary teacher of the faith for your child.  As you know, the sacraments are celebrated and lived in the parish. Because of this, the preparation for the celebration of the sacraments takes place in the parish. Sacramental preparation registration takes place at the parish, not at the schools.  The schools support what takes place in the home and parish and are a place for children to learn about Jesus Christ and develop a relationship with him.

 

As a parish community we are eager to journey with your family during this very special time. 

 

The Confirmation program is designed for and received by children in Grade 6 or older.

 

Please contact the parish at 780-929-8541,  for more information.

 

Parent night for Confirmation registration and information: Tuesday, November 21st at 7pm 


Confirmation Team

Louis Kloster (retired school teacher)

Jo-Anne Hendriks (Beau Meadow teacher)

Danielle Hendriks (St. Andre Grade 2 teacher)

Pam Furlotte (Mother D'Youville Grade 5 teacher)

Belinda Halbach (retired school teacher)

Michelle Felix (Pastoral Assistant)


Registration:



Catechetical Material

It is recommended that youth go to the sacrament of reconciliation (or confession) prior to Confirmation. Please book an appointment with the priest at 780-929-8541 or come Saturday between 4:30-4:45 for scheduled confession.  Here is a recommended examination of conscience for grades 4-6.  


Our study materials and books are "Decision Point" by Dynamic Catholic.   

Download the app or go to website to watch the sessions


Evaluation

Please take a moment to fill out our evaluation for 2017 so that we can better plan upcoming years. Thank you.

Reviews from 2016

 

"Just wanted to pass on how much I enjoyed the mass on Saturday. It was so nice to learn so much, a lot of which I had wondered about. Your team is obviously very knowledgeable and prepared!
~ Debbie"
"Thank you, Michelle,
I thoroughly enjoyed this morning's instructional mass.  It was a job well done by all!
Thank you for letting the parents attend.  I can't thank the parish enough!
Jacquelyn enjoyed the rest of the session, too. 
Sincerely, Lynn"

Saint Vital Parish

Paroisse Saint Vital

4905 50 street

Beaumont AB

T4X 1J9

 

Phone/

Téléphone:

(780) 929-8541

 

Fax/

Télécopieur:

(780) 929-2915

Mass Times/

Horaire des Messes:

Saturday:  

5:00PM    English  

Sunday:   

9:00AM    Bilingual

9h00        Bilingual

Sunday:    

11:00AM  English

Daily Mass/

Messes sur Semaine:

 

Tues Thurs Fri:   

9:00AM

 

Wed:

7:00PM

 

Every 3rd Friday 10:30AM at Place Beausejour

Reconciliation/

Réconciliation

 

Saturday:  

4:15PM

16h15

 

Or by appointment