brings to completion the grace received through Baptism. The baptized
are enriched by the strength of the Holy Spirit.
Qualifications - Confirmation Sponsors
- Be at least 16 years old.
- Be a fully initiated Catholic, having received Baptism, Confirmation, and the Eucharist.
- Lead a life in harmony with the faith and role of a sponsor; be a member of a parish, attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days, and be properly married, if applicable.
- Parents of Confirmation candidates should not be sponsors; it is recommended that a Baptismal godparent exercise the role of Confirmation sponsor.
diocese continues the practice of requiring proof of eligibility for
sponsorship from the parish where the sponsor is registered.
wishing to receive the sacrament of Confirmation will likely do so
utilizing the RCIA process. Please contact Father Petrovsky at
724-329-4522 for additional information or to discuss.