Youth Sacramental Prep - Confirmation

In the Diocese of Springfield of Illinois, students in 3rd grade receive the Sacraments of Confirmation and 1st Eucharist at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Springfield - DETAILS

  • Do you wonder why Confirmation is in 3rd grade?  DETAILS

St. Cecilia's Sacramental preparation program includes both the parents and the students.  Details & Schedule

The following materials will assist you in preparing for your student(s) Confirmation:

 Required Forms Informational Materials Saints Resources
 Parent Letter  Confirmation Saint Name  Formed NOW:  Saints
 Registration Form  Confirmation Shield  Formed MOVIES:  Saints of History, Men & Women of Faith, Documentaries
 Confirmation Sponsor Form  Sponsor  Formed AUDIO DRAMAS:  various saints
 Questionairre for Confirmandi    Formed site search for saints


Elementary School Candidates

St. Cecilia's sacramental preparation program for Confirmation for elementary age students uses Signs of Grace: You are Sent

This curriculum prepares children to receive the Sacrament of Confirrmation by helping them discover more deeply the presence and power of the Holy Spirit that they will receive in order to be sent on mission to be witnesses of Jesus.

The following links may help your study:

Q         Q & A          VIDEOS         Chapter Reviews:           God has chosen you!    child   adult   


Middle School Candidates

For older students preparing for Confirmation, we use a portion of Dynamic Catholic's "Decision Point" series.

The following links may help your study:

        Syllabus        VIDEOS 


Session  Student Adult
1 God Has Chosen You God Has Chosen You
2 Holy Spirit timeline

Creed Comparison  

Who is the Holy Spirit?

3 Prayer Process Card Connecting with God
4 Reconciliation Guide  
5 Gifts of the Holy Spirit  
6 Fruits of the Holy Spirit  

Hierarchy of the Catholic Church

Bishop Baprocki

8 Confirmation Responses