Confirmation 2021

A parent orientation and information session is currently scheduled for Wednesday September 29 from 7:00pm-8:00pm in the St. Agnes Activity Center Meeting Room. There is also a Zoom meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 23 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. If you anticipate registering your child for this coming year’s Sacramental Preparation Program for Confirmation, please email branan.durbin@archbalt.org.

Please click this link to RSVP for an information session and to answer a survey regarding your family’s needs and preferences for in-person and virtual preparation.

Please read this letter for an important announcement regarding the timing of the Rite of Confirmation for our parish family.

Confirmation preparation at St. Agnes & St. William of York is a program for teens grade 8 and above that engages the candidates in discussion, prayer, and fellowship. The program involves twice monthly formation and prayer small groups meetings, witness projects, a pilgrimage experience, and a retreat day. The Rite of Confirmation is celebrated in the fall -  the specific is scheduled by the celebrating Bishops’ office. Registration opens Summer of the year preceding the Confirmation date, and closes when meetings begin in the year leading up to Confirmation. For any questions or to register your teen, contact  branan.durbin@archbalt.org.

Sacrament Policy:

All young people desiring to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation, First Holy Eucharist, or Confirmation must attend Catholic School or our ROOTED Faith Formation Program for the year prior to the sacramental year as well as the sacramental year itself. During the sacramental year, candidates are also required to enroll in one of our Sacramental Preparation Programs. Sacramental Preparation is separate from regular Faith Formation, in accordance with the policies of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

St. Agnes Church and Parish Office

5422 Old Frederick Road

Baltimore, MD 21229

410-744-2900

sagnes@archbalt.org

St. William of York Church

600 Cooks Lane

Baltimore, MD 21229

Please address all correspondence to

5422 Old Frederick Road, Baltimore, MD  21229

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