2020-21 Confirmation Name Report

Confirmation Name Report 2020-21

  • Please list the name of the Saint you are honoring: (example - St. Joseph, St. Margaret of Cortona, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Therese of Lisieux etc... Almost everyone has two names: a first and last name. Your first name tells others who you are. Your last name tells others the family to which you belong. Names are a sign of power. Through Confirmation we enter into a new relationship with God and with the Church. One Confirmation custom is to choose a new name to symbolize this relationship. Another is to reaffirm the name you were given at Baptism when you first received the Holy Spirit. You make that choice. When Bishop Brennan individually confirms you with the oil of chrism, he calls you by the name you have chosen as your Confirmation name. Due March 1, 2021
  • In a sentence or two, please list why you chose to honor this Saint & a few important facts about the Saint. If you have chosen the If you are reaffirming your Baptism name, then write a sentence or two on why it is important to you.