Teen Confirmation is celebrated in 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. Teens must attend Life Teen on Sunday nights or Catholic High School. In addition, confirmands are to attend the Confirmation classes, a retreat, and complete the sponsor and candidate project. Scroll down to view each of the Teen Confirmation Requirements’ details.
If you have any questions, please email Nancy Liette or call the parish office 757-428-8547.
Sunday, Sept 17th
For all teens
Sunday, Oct. 22nd
Sundays 6:00-8:30 pm Crawford Hall
Class #1: Oct 22
Class #2: Dec 17
Class #3: Jan 21
Class #4: Feb 4
Class # 5: Mar 10
Saturday, Nov 18th
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday, Jan 14th
Rite of Recognition
Life Teen Mass
Sacrament of Confirmation
The date for the Sacrament of Confirmation is still to be determined by the Diocese.
Teen Confirmation Requirements
Each candidate must prepare for and receive the Sacrament of Confirmation at their home parish.
Sacrament Request Form
Submit this form online using the button below. The Sacrament material cost is $50 per teen.
A new Baptism certificate with notations (First Eucharist must be noted) is required and needs to be submitted no later than December 3, 2023. Disregard, if both Baptism and First Eucharist were at Star of the Sea.
Candidate must attend weekly parish High School Religious Education (Life Teen: registration and calendar are available on the parish website) or be enrolled at Catholic High School.
Candidate must attend all of the Confirmation classes, in addition to the Religious Education stated above. They are two separate registrations.
Each candidate must attend a Confirmation Retreat.
Each candidate must schedule an interview with Fr. Steve.
Candidates must select a Confirmation sponsor who meets the following requirements:
At least 16 years old
Fully-initiated Catholic (having received the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist)
Not bound by any canonical penalty (e.g., a person who is married must be in a marriage recognized by the Church)
Leading a life of faith befitting the role to be undertaken (e.g., regularly attending Mass on Sunday and living the faith)
Not parents of the child
All sponsors must submit the following form, no later than Dec 17th.