Resources for preparing the Confirmation Ceremony (updated with video)

These guidelines are intended as a resource for all those who are responsible for preparing and co-ordinating the celebration of the sacrament of Confirmation in our diocese.  We are grateful for the time and energy you put into helping our young people prepare for this important step on their journey of faith and we hope that these resources will be useful to you in planning and preparing your celebration.

May God bless you in all that you do with and for our young people.

✠ Fintan Gavin
Bishop of Cork & Ross

Click on each document to download it as a PDF file:-

Please download and complete this Planning Sheet and send it to the Diocesan Office at least two weeks before the scheduled ceremony.

VIDEO: In this short video Bishop Fintan demonstrates how the Rite of Confirmation will be celebrated in the diocese. Click the [ ] icon on the lower right corner to view in full screen.