• Confirmation Program Details

    Under the Los Angeles Archdiocesan Requirements

    Class Session

    Faith Preparation: 2 Years

    Age: High School - 9th through 12th Grade

    Mandatory Program Requirements

    • 8 Class Sessions (Sunday Evenings at 5pm-7:30pm)
    • 3 Life Nights (Sunday Evenings at 5pm-8pm *includes dinner)
    • 1 Family Night in October
    • 1 Teen and Sponsor Night in February
    • 1 Outreach Day
    • Year 1 Day Retreat and Year 2 Weekend Retreat

    Total: 14 Sessions

    Including:

    • Confirmation Sponsor
    • 14 Service Hours (Corporal Works of Mercy)
      • 7 Hours to St. Mel Community
      • 7 Hours to Community of Choice

     

    Session Breakdown: 5pm-7:30pm

    • 1 hour: Mass (Catholic Obligation)
    • 10 min: Transition Time to Meeting Space
    • 10 min: Snacks
    • 1 hour: Sit Down Class Session
    • 10 min: Closing Prayer

     

    Confirmation Ceremony: Sponsor, Saint Name & Ceremony Rehearsal

    Confirmation Ceremony Date: Late April – Mid May 2019

    *Once the date and time is confirmed by the Archdiocese, families will be notified ASAP

     Inspiration

     

    Rev. Stephen Davoren - Pastor

    Diana Torrefranca - Director of Youth Ministry and Confirmation

    Phone: (818) 340-6020 Extension 1015 Email: dtorrefranca@stmel.org

    St. Mel Parish 20870 Ventura Blvd, Woodland Hills, CA 91364