The Sacrament of Confirmation is celebrated in the 11th grade school year of a young person’s faith formation. After the age of 18, a young adult must go through Adult Faith Formation (special circumstances can be granted by the Pastor).

  • The candidate MUST be a Baptized Catholic (Baptismal Certificate Required)
  • The candidate must have completed a minimum of 2 years of faith formation (either in a recognized Catholic School Program, or a recognized School of Religion Program).
  • The candidate must display a willingness to deepen their relationship with God, themselves and others.
All candidates seeking the Sacrament of Confirmation at Our Lady of Divine Providence must fulfill the following
  • Complete and submit the Registration Form below
  • Pay the registration fee (fee includes all session materials, gown rental, and retreat fees) FEE DOES NOT INCLUDE THE WORLD YOUTH DAY, or ABBEY FEST OPTION
  • Attend all formation sessions, including the World Youth Day or Abbey Fest Option (required sessions are held on the first Sunday of every month, October – May)
  • MANDATORY Attendance at the OLDP Confirmation Retreat 
  • Complete ALL TASKS in the Called To Mercy Program
CONFIRMATION REGISTRATION FEE: $125.00 (if necessary, payable in installments) Hardships always considered. Checks made payable to Our Lady of Divine Providence (OLDP)

CLASSES BEGIN SUNDAY OCTOBER 2, 2016 and are held the First Sunday of the month following the 6 p.m. Mass

Contact Earl Gervais, D.R.E. at 504-466-4511 or email to: egervais@arch-no.org