Confirmation 2017

Most Rev. Robert Brennan
Tuesday, November 7, 2017


1:00 PConfirmation DoveM Confirmation Mass – A to L

12:00 PM  –  Confirmandi with Sponsors assemble in the Lower Church


4:30 PM Confirmation Mass – M to Z

3:30 PM  –  Confirmandi with Sponsors assemble in the Lower Church




Confirmation Information

Confirmation robes will be worn this year for the celebration of the Sacrament. Please ask sponsors and guests to dress appropriately for church. Mini-skirts, strapless, halters, ripped jeans are not appropriate attire for this occasion.

There are no tickets. Please be mindful to invite guests who will participate and contribute to a reverent and sacred atmosphere. The Mass will last about two hours.

Pictures may be taken before or after the Confirmation Mass in the Church. In consideration of others and respect for the sacredness of this Sacrament NO PICTURES or VIDEOS should be taken during the Confirmation Mass. Please be sure your guests understand this. After the ceremony, the Bishop will be available to pose for a picture with your family.

One sponsor per child. Sponsor must be 16 years old and a practicing Catholic who has been confirmed. If a sponsor cannot be present, please let Mrs. Seibert know, before November 2nd, the name of a proxy who will substitute . Proxy requirements are the same as for sponsors. A proxy may not be a parent. Candidates and sponsors should arrive in the Church’s Lower Level one (1) hour before the Confirmation Mass begins.

Readers and Gift Presenters are needed to represent the Confirmation candidates at the 1:00 PM ceremony and the 4:30 PM ceremony on Confirmation Day. Please see or call Mrs. Seibert at least two weeks in advance.

If you have any further questions concerning the Sacrament of Confirmation, please call Mrs. Patricia Seibert at St. Anthony of Padua Religious Education Office at 261-1306.

Church Information


Fax: 631-757-0572

Office Hours

Monday through Friday:
9:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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