Confirmation Year 3

Welcome to St. Margaret Mary’s Confirmation program. The information below is for year 3 Confirmation students. Remember, your commitment for the year is to attend each class and your retreat. Also, because you are year 3 students you are near the due date to complete your Saint paper, pick a sponsor and finish your service remaining service hours (20 hours total over the 3 years). Please keep your calendar in a place where you and your family can see it so that they may support your commitment to this sacramental journey.

Confirmation Dates 2023

St. Margaret Mary’s Year 3 candidates who meet all of the requirements will be celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation on Tuesday, May 30th at 7pm. Students will need to arrive by 6:15pm. The Confirmation rehearsal for those getting confirmed and their sponsors will be on Thursday, May 4th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm (Updated on 3/5 due to retreat date change).

Saint Paper Instructions

Due by March 21st, 2023 for year 3 students. Students should answer the questions on the Saint Paper form and hit submit. This form will also ask for information about your sponsor.

Click this link and write your answers for your saint paper and fill in your sponsor information on this form. There is no need to print or hand in a paper. Hitting submit will send the answers directly to Joe.

When done, don’t forget to push the submit button.

Saint Information Paper

Need ideas picking a Saint name?

Find your Saint name quiz

Confirmation Saint Name List (for Guys and Girls)

Sponsor Information

For more information about picking a sponsor, click the link below:

Sponsor Information Document

Remaining Service Projects

January 27th – Help with year 1 retreat from 6pm to 10pm
(Must attend preparation meeting on Sunday, January 15th)

January through March – Help clean church property. Exact dates TBA

March 24th – Help with Stations of the Cross Play in the church at 5pm
(Must attend preparation meetings – TBA)

May 13th – Sort roses in the hall from 7am to 12 noon
May 14th – Sell roses at the church from 7:30 am to 12 noon

Mandatory Sign Up

Please sign up for our text message communications. This is the main way for us to send you important information about your child’s activities and events throughout the year. 

Year 3 students:
Text @margaret3 to the number 81010

Year 3 parents:
Text @parentyr3 to the number 81010

Confirmation Year 3 Retreat (Update)

DATE:       Friday – Sunday April 21-23, 2023 (Weekend Retreat)
TIME:        Leave Friday April 21 at 4:30pm and return Sunday, April 23 for the 5pm Mass
WHERE:    Sacred Heart Retreat Camp in Big Bear, CA