Go and Make Disciples

Confirmation (Youth)

Assumption and Sacred Heart's Confirmation for youth process follows the Seattle Archdiocese's policy, which has 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;
  • 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 and documents; and
  • Participate in a "Check-in" interview with the Confirmation team in March/April, 2023.
  • Attendance at the Friday youth group meetings is encouraged!

Registrations for 2022-2023 have closed. The remaining classes will be held on Feb. 12, March 12, and April 16.

The Rite of Confirmation Mass will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. at Assumption. 

Youth Group Weekly Meetings for 6th - 12th graders:
Fridays, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Parish Hall

If you have any questions about Confirmation for youth, please contact Daniel Prenosil at daniel@assumption.org.




Church of the Assumption Contact Information

2116 Cornwall Ave
Bellingham, WA 98225

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