How does Confirmation work at SJB?

Preparing for Confirmation at SJB is a two-year program typically for 7th and 8th grade students. The program runs September to May. The requirements for confirmation include:

  • Student and parent attendance at Family Formation Nights, which take place the first Wednesday of each month, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
  • Student attendance at all Wildfire youth group nights, which take place two Sundays each month, from 7-8:30 PM at SJB.
  • For those in Year 2, student attendance on a Confirmation retreat.

Confirmation will take place on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church in Ann Arbor.

Confirmation Class & Wildfire Calendar 2022-23

Confirmation Requirements

Please contact Gordon Kangas, Director of Youth Discipleship, with any questions.


Sponsor Forms

The child being confirmed must select a sponsor, and the sponsor must complete one of the two forms below. Please have the form completed and turned in no later than the Family Formation Night on April 5, 2023.


Family Formation Handouts (2022-2023)


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Year 1  |  Year 2