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1 All Saints Parish - Confirmation Preparation (Class Syllabus ) Time: 8:30 All Saints Parish Hall, Mass at 10:00, Class concludes at 11:45 (NOTE: PARENTS AND SPONSORS ALWAYS WELCOME TO ATTEND) Initiation Meeting Together towards Confirmation (December 7, 2014) Parent s and Confirmandi. 10:00 Mass with meeting to follow CLASS 1 Preparing for a Life Long Journey (January 18, 2015) Where we have been, Where we are at, Where we are going?? Who made you? Who are you? What does Faith have to do with our Life Journey? M.A.S.S. What is it? Entrance Procession CLASS 2 What Do I Believe? (February 8) How is the Best Way to Live? Reflecting on Images of God Recognizing God s presence in the world M.A.S.S. Liturgy of the Word: Exploring the Creed Gift of the Holy Spirit Awe in God s Presence CLASS 3 ACRE TEST & MASS (March 8, 2015) So who is God for us? LENT Genius of Catholic Church M.A.S.S - Reflect on presence of God in the Mass Assessment of Catechesis / Religious Education CLASS 4A - Strengthening your Relationship with Christ and his Church (March 22, 2015) Who is Jesus? Jesus miracles Bible Study Matthew 9:9 Don t avoid the question!! M.A.S.S. - Liturgy of the Word, Liturgy of Eucharist Gift of Holy Spirit - Piety CLASS 4B Strengthening your Relationship with Christ and his Church (April 12, 2015) Divine Mercy Sunday Deepening our Relationship with Jesus. How do I know Jesus is real? Sacraments of Initiation and Grace. The future of the Church is you! Gift of the Holy Spirit Knowledge CLASS 5 - Meeting the Mother of God (May 10, 2015) Happy Mother s Day!!! World Changers - She was a teenager too! The 4 Marian Dogmas Our Spiritual Mother Summer Session: To be Determined

2 All Saints Parish - Confirmation Preparation (Class Syllabus ) Page 2 CLASS 6 Power of Prayer (September 13, 2015) Developing and Deepening our Relationship with God through Prayer Prayer is a significant part of our Spiritual Journey Explore and Experience different types of Prayer M.A.S.S. - Liturgy of the Eucharist: General Mass & Eucharistic Prayers CLASS 7 Journey of Faith AND Works (October 11, 2015) Discovering the Church that Jesus Founded: The 4 Marks What is holding you back? Theological Virtues: Faith, Hope, Charity Live the MASS - Liturgy of the Eucharist: Great Amen Gift of Holy Spirit Understanding CLASS 8 Called to be Saints Witness of Good News (November 8, 2015) Why have I been Chosen? Building Virtue a spiritual work out! Holiness is possible! What is a Vocation and how does it affect our daily lives?? M.A.S.S. - Liturgy of the Eucharist: Communion of Saints..?? Gifts of the Holy Spirit Wisdom CLASS 9 Choosing the Way of Christ (December 13, 2015) Life is Choices. Works of Mercy. Beatitudes and Ten Commandments ICON for Christ M.A.S.S. Communion. What is it? What do we hold in our hands? Gift of Holy Spirit Counsel (Right Judgement) Adoration follow Mass RETREAT INTERMission. Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. January 9, 2016, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. CLASS 10 Meeting God in the Church and the Sacraments (January 10, 2016) Receiving and responding to God s love in the Sacraments Encountering Jesus in the Eucharist The Healing power of Confession M.A.S.S. - Liturgy of the Eucharist: Breaking of Bread & The Communion Rite Gift of Holy Spirit Awe in God s Presence CLASS 11 - The Spirit rests on Me (February 14, 2016) Meeting the Third person of the Trinity Gifts for the Journey The Journey continues Fruits of the Holy Spirit M.A.S.S: Concluding Rites

3 I am a Witness of the Good News (Fall 2013-To be determined) Sharing in the Church s Ministry, Word, Worship, Service Live the MASS - Liturgy of the Eucharist: The Communion Rite Considering Vocations. What is a Vocation?? Gifts of the Holy Spirit - Wisdom Living our Catholic Christian values Who is Mary? Who are the Saints? (December 13, 2015) Meeting the Mother of God and Your Heavenly Family We have team mates! What do they show us by their lives? Living our Catholic Christian values Live the MASS - Liturgy of the Eucharist: Great Amen The Journey of Faith (April 12, 2015) Receiving the support of the Catholic (Universal) Church Exploring guidelines for Catholic Living Cathecism of the Catholic Church & YOUCAT Live the MASS(Community)-Preparation of Gifts, Sign of Peace, Communion Gift of the Holy Spirit - Counsel Choosing the Way of Christ (May 10, 2015) Ten Commandments & Reconciliation Beatitudes and the Life of Jesus Live the MASS - Liturgy of the Eucharist: Memorial Acclamation Lent Gift of the Holy Spirit Fortitude

4 Class Requirements: +Each Student wishing to be confirmed must attend all class dates and complete Class and Faith work as assigned. A personal Bible is highly recommended for class activities! +Each Student to designate and work with Sponsor for Confirmation preparation. A minimum of Two Sponsor / Confirmation candidate meetings will be planned by meetings +Confirmation Retreat. A Confirmation Retreat will be given shortly before the Confirmation Date. Attendance is mandatory. +Prepare to choose a Confirmation name!! Tradition and wisdom encourage your choice of Saints name--a Saint which you will expect to develop a friendship with and travel with you on your Faith Journey. (www.catholic.org/saints) +Attend Sunday Mass as required by Church teaching EVERY SUNDAY!! +Contact information: Amanda Roeh (DRE), , ext. 220 Peter Derleth, (cell phone & text) All Saints Parish - Confirmation Preparation Class Requirements: +Each Student wishing to be confirmed must attend all class dates and complete Class and Faith work as assigned. A personal Bible is highly recommended for class activities! +Each Student to designate and work with Sponsor for Confirmation preparation. A minimum of Two Sponsor / Confirmation candidate meetings will be planned by meetings +Confirmation Retreat. A Confirmation Retreat will be given shortly before the Confirmation Date. Attendance is mandatory. +Prepare to choose a Confirmation name!! Tradition and wisdom encourage your choice of Saints name--a Saint which you will expect to develop a friendship with and travel with you on your Faith Journey. (www.catholic.org/saints) +Attend Sunday Mass as required by Church teaching EVERY SUNDAY!! +Contact information: Amanda Roeh (DRE), , ext. 220 Peter Derleth, (cell phone & text) Sponsor class & Mass. Your Journey of Faith (January 19, 2014) Confirmation & Confirmation Name Sponsor & Candidate meeting & Mass Lifeteen video for candidates and sponsors

5 Work on 1 st sponsor/candidate session Theological Virtues Faith, Hope, Charity (love) Live the MASS Homily

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