Thursday, January 30, 2014

Confirmation Details Announced

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be conferred by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 4 p.m. at Saint Michael Catholic Church.

Practice for candidates and sponsors will be Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the church. Candidates and sponsors need to arrive at the church by  5:15 p.m. (3:15 p.m. on the day of Confirmation).
Confession: Prior to receiving the Sacrament, candidates need to be in a state of grace. Confessions are available on Saturdays, 11 a.m. to noon and 3-4 p.m. Dress Code for Candidates and Sponsors:

Gentlemen: Dress pants with a belt, dress shoes with socks,  collared dress shirt tucked in, necktie.  Ladies:  Modest dress or modest skirt and blouse or nice pants suit with dress shoes. (Skirt must be to your knee or longer when seated.) No short skirts or tops. Dresses must have sleeves. Nothing strapless. No spaghetti straps. If you have a sleeveless dress or blouse you must wear a sweater over it.  No low or plunging neck lines.  No bare backs. No bare midriffs. No overly tight clothing.
Both: No t-shirts, jeans, sneakers, sandals or flip flops.

During the Mass, flash photography and videography with a light is not permitted. Photos and video may taken from the pews.