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girl prayingParish Confirmation Process

Parishes request the presence of a Bishop to confer the Sacrament of Confirmation during the celebration of Mass by following the procedure below:

Complete a Request for the Presence of a Bishop at Parish Confirmation Form (pdf.) found below.

Return the form to the Office of Divine Worship and the Catechumenate by March 1 (for Confirmations in the fall of the present year) and June 1 (for Confirmations in the spring of the following year).

After the Bishops have finalized their schedules, a letter will be sent to the Pastor indicating the date, time and name of the Bishop who will be presiding at their Confirmation ceremony.

Request for the Presence of a Bishop at Confirmation Form, 2019-2020 (.pdf)

PARISH CONFIRMATION SCHEDULE FOR FALL 2019

September 13             St Andrew the Apostle Parish, Romeoville 7 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon 

September 15             St Joseph Parish, Manhattan 3 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon 

September 24             St Raphael Parish, Naperville 7 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz 

September 25             St Raphael Parish, Naperville 7 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz 

October 5                    St Bernard Parish & St Mary Magdalene Parish, Joliet
                                      AT:  St Bernard Parish, Joliet 11 am
                                      Bishop Conlon

October 20                  St Liborius Parish, Steger 1 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon

October 26                  St Anne Parish, Oswego 10 am & 1 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz 

October 27                  Assumption BVM Parish, Coal City 2 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon

October 28                  St Scholastica Parish, Woodridge 7 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz

November 3                 Holy Family Parish & St Francis Xavier Parish, Joliet
                                      AT:  Holy Family Parish, Shorewood 2 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon

November 4                 Holy Family Parish & St Francis Xavier Parish, Joliet
                                      AT:  Holy Family Parish, Shorewood 7 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon

November 16               St Isaac Jogues Parish, HInsdale 10 am & 12 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz

November 17               Our Lady of Mercy Parish, Aurora 3 pm
                                      Bishop Conlon

November 22               St Mary Immaculate Parish, Plainfield 7 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz

November 23               St Mary Immaculate Parish, Plainfield 1 pm
                                      Bishop Kurtz