Go and Make Disciples

Confirmation (Youth)

Assumption and Sacred Heart's Confirmation for youth process follows the Seattle Archdiocese's policy, which has the lowered the (minimum) age for reception of the sacrament to 7th grade.

Some Expectations for Candidates include:

  • Weekly participation in the Sunday (Saturday evening) Mass;
  • Attend Youth Group weekly;
  • Demonstrate growth in each of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit;
  • Choose and communicate with a Sponsor;
  • Choose a Saint to pray with during the preparation process;
  • Receive the sacrament of Reconciliation;
  • Complete all forms/documents; and
  • Participate in a "Check-in" interview with the Confirmation team in April, 2022.

Schedule for 2021-2022:

The Information/Registration session will be held at 4:00 p.m. in the Assumption gym on a Sunday in early September.

Youth Group Weekly Meetings--for all 6th - 12th graders: Sundays, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m., in the Assumption gym.

The Rite of Confirmation will be likely be held in May, 2022, at Assumption.

If you have any questions about Confirmation for youth, please contact April Jordan-Hulsey at aprilj@assumption.org.




Church of the Assumption Contact Information

2116 Cornwall Ave
Bellingham, WA 98225

Office Hours:
Tuesday-Friday; masks required in parish office.
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (360) 733-1380