Confirmation - St. Mark
We offer a 2 year Confirmation program that follows the outline set forth by the Archdiocese of Dubuque. The sacrament of Confirmation is offered every other year, with the Freshman and Sophomore students receiving Confirmation. For students wishing to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation outside of our cycle, please contact Jody Kerns the Director of Religious Education at 563-920-4836 or 563-928-7200.
Confirmation date for 2017 will be March 19th, at the 10:00 am Mass with Archbishop Michael Jackels presiding.
CONFIRMATION TIMELINE 2016-2017:
November 19th- Rite of Election-Present Confirmation Candidates to Parish at the 4:00 p.m. Mass.
January 22nd- Second Confirmation meeting following the 10:00 a.m. Mass. Parents, Students, and Sponsors.
Jan. & Feb Sponsor Meetings & Final Preparation
Feb. Student’s Interviews
Feb. th Rite of Enrollment @ the 10:00 am Mass followed by the Student’s retreat.
March 15th Practice @ 7:00 pm
March 19th Candidates will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation at 10:00 am Mass. Reception to follow in Parish Center.