*(Note-The 2019-2020 Calendar will be posted by the end of August)

2018 – 2019 Confirmation Calendar – Year 2

Class Assignments are the same as 1st Year on Sunday 4:30pm -6pm or Monday 7:30pm-9pm

Aug 27                     Catechist Meeting, 7pm in Classroom 7

Sept 9/10                Session #1 (Small Group – The Church)

Sept 16                    Community Day:  Parish Picnic, following 11:00 Mass

Sept 23/24               Session #2 – (Small Group – Confirmation)

Sept 29                    Community Clean-Up (10:30 am) & Opening Teen Mass/Pizza Party 5pm; Mass required for candidates (Please sign in; counts as a session)

Oct 20                      Teen Mass/El Mundo de Colores Service Project (All invited; Mass required for Fredericks & Schiksnis classes)

Oct 21/22                Session #3 (Small Group – Made for Mission)

Oct  25                     Last day to let Shannon Jones know if you have conflict with the retreat

Nov 4/5                   Session #4 – ACRE Test

Nov 17                    Teen Mass/Share the Bounty (All invited; Mass required for DiBernardino & Fragano classes)

Dec 1                        Retreat form, letters, and payment due!

Dec 1/2 & 8/9         Toy drive sponsored by our Confirmation program (optional parish hours)

Dec 3                       Session #5 – 7:30 pm for all – Large Group in Church (No Sunday Class) Dan Ferrari

Dec 8                       Project Gingerbread (2:30pm) and Teen Mass (5pm) (All invited; Mass required for Bamper class)

Dec 9/10                  Session #6 (Small Group – Holiness is Possible)

Dec 16                     Community Day:  Countdown to Christmas, 12:00 pm

TBD                          Confirmation Interviews (required; details to follow)

Jan 1                         Deadline for Service Hours – 30 hours (at least 15 parish) must be completed.

Jan 12                     11:00 am Reconciliation (required)

                                 5:00 pm Rite of Acceptance Teen Mass (required)

                                 6:00 pm Confirmation Practice with Sponsor & Parent (required)

Jan 26                     Day of Recollection 9:30am to 8:30pm (retreat required) Fee $60 & separate form

                                Location – St. Mark’s Parish 59 Spring Lane Long Valley (

 Feb 9                      CONFIRMATION 11:00am, Please arrive by 10:30am & not before 10am

Classes are held on Sunday 4:30pm – 6pm or Monday 7:30pm – 9pm in the Classrooms

Your class assignment, classroom, and catechist are the same as last year, unless otherwise notified.

Calendar is subject to change; please check email for updates.

1 Small Group Session absence is allowed for 2nd year.  Make-up classes for candidates with more than 1 absence will be scheduled with Fr. Stan in January; tentative date Saturday, Jan 5th @ 9am for Mass and a class



Confirmation Coordinator: Shannon Jones, Cell: 201-407-6995,  Email:

Service Hour Coordinator for Year 2: Laurie Smith

WebsiteSt Elizabeth Confirmation

Youth Ministry WebsiteSPARK Teen Ministry

Bulletin Sign Up

Curriculum Link: Dynamic Catholic Decision Point




Notice of Confirmation Year 2

My Confirmation Name

Sponsor Certificate of Eligibility

Confirmation Sponsor Guidelines

Confirmation Program Guidelines

2018-2019 Confirmation Calendar Year2

Retreat Information – coming soon

Retreat Conflict Form

Confirmation Service Ticket