IMPORTANT CONFIRMATION INFORMATION - Saturday, April 14

posted Apr 11, 2018, 9:33 PM by St. Kevin Religious Education   [ updated Apr 11, 2018, 9:34 PM ]
This is a final reminder that the Confirmation of your son/daughter will take place on Saturday, April 14th at 10:00 am at the Church.
 

IMPORTANT PROCEDURES:
  • ALL Confirmandi and their Sponsors MUST be at the Parish Hall  NO LATER THAN 9:00 am.
  • Both the Confirmand and the sponsor are required to sign in at the door.
  • Confirmandi will pick up their Confirmation Name Tags and pins and attach them to the gown on the front right side.
  • All other family members should go directly to the Church.
  • Please remember the dress code.  This applies to BOTH Confirmandi and SponsorsPlease remind your child’s sponsor of the dress code.
    • Girls / Ladies:           Dress skirts and blouses, or formal pant-suit. 
      • NO SHORT SKIRTS.  NO REVEALING CLOTHING.  APPROPRIATE AND CONSERVATIVE.  
      • (NO sleeveless, off-the-shoulder, see-through, or plunging necklines)
    • Boys / Gentlemen:    Dress shirts, ties, slacks, and dress shoes (NO SNEAKERS)
      • Sponsors may wear a dress coat/suit (recommended).
  • Remember: all gowns need to be returned to us after the Mass at the Parish Hall.  The pin and name tag are for the Confirmandi to keep.

RESPECT AND REVERENCE DURING THE CONFIRMATION MASS (of utmost importance):
  • To maintain the solemnity and respect of this special sacrament that your child will be receiving, NO FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY OR VIDEO ARE ALLOWED TO BE TAKEN AT ANY POINT DURING THE MASS.   PICTURES (without flash) MAY ONLY BE TAKEN FROM YOUR SEATS IN THE PEWS.  No one may stand in the aisles or the back at any point to take pictures. 
  • A photographer from Enrique Muñoz Studio will be taking the group picture of the Confirmation Class and will also be taking pictures of all the Confirmandi being confirmed during the celebration.  The photographer will also be available in the Chapel after the Mass if you would like to have some professional photos taken.  They can be purchased a la carte directly with them.
  • You may take your own pictures (with flash) AFTER THE MASS.
  • All those attending the Confirmation are asked to remain in their seats and to refrain from conversations for the duration of the celebration.  No one may stand in the aisles at any point during the Mass
  • NO food or drinks are to be brought inside the church.  Also, all cell phones need to be placed on silent mode.
  • Please inform all those attending of these guidelines to ensure proper respect and reverence for the sacrament being celebrated.
 
Please remember that CLASSES CONTINUE UNTIL MAY 16th.  Your child is expected to continue attending class until this date.  Please refer to our Attendance Policy.  Certificates and group pictures will NOT be distributed until the last day of class.
 
Thank you for all of your support and cooperation.