Although many receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in their early teenage years, long after they have already received First Communion (Holy Eucharist), Confirmation is considered the second Sacrament of Initiation.

In some writings, Confirmation is considered to be the “perfecting” of the Baptism, in that the Baptized are “more perfectly bound to the Church and are enriched with a special strength of the Holy Spirit.

Confirmation 2021

 Due to the pandemic, Celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation with Archbishop Smith presiding has been postponed. We will await news from the Archdiocese of Edmonton as to the next communal celebration of the sacrament.