Confirmed in a Faithful Community Catechist's Guide
"A senior high Confirmation process grounded in the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults ... This guide assists catechists in inviting young people into preparation for Confirmation. The period of initiation lays the foundation for the program and helps candidates explore their personal faith and religious experience (5 sessions). The period of formation summarizes the particularly Roman Catholic understanding of Jesus and his message (8 sessions). The period of reflection explores the central and defining characteristics of Catholicism ... and concludes with immediate preparation for the sacrament of Confirmation (9 sessions). The period of mission invites the candidates to reflect on the rite of Confirmation and the place of continued formation in Christian discipleship (1 session)"--Page 4 of cover.
Jesuss Identity Is Revealed
Amen Ask the candidates Baptism Bible Break 5 minutes called candidate's handbook candles Carl Koch Catechism Catholic Catholic social teaching celebration check out paragraph Christian Church closing prayer service David Haas disciples discussion engaging and effective Eucharist Evaluation Shortly exercise faith Father feel following comments gift give God's Gospel handbooks pens heart help the candidates Holy Spirit hymnals Invite the candidates Jesus Christ Kingdom large rock leading this session Lectio Divina listen live Lord Luke markers Marty Haugen meaning meditation mission newly confirmed newsprint offer the following open their handbooks paragraph numbers participants Paschal Paschal candle passage pens or pencils Pentecost period of invitation person pray prayer experience prayer space items Preparation Materials Needed presentation too long proclaim questions respond Resurrection Resurrection of Jesus sacrament Saint Mary's Press Session Overview share Shortly after leading song songbooks stones story symbol teams Tell understanding words worship aid young