Confirmation is one of the seven sacraments of the Catholic Church. It is the last
of three initiation rites for Catholics, the other two being Baptism and First Holy ...
Catholics believe the Sacrament of Confirmation is the supernatural equivalent of
the growth process on the natural level. It builds on what was begun in ...
The sacrament of confirmation completes the sacrament of baptism. If baptism is
the sacrament of re-birth to a new and supernatural life, confir- mation is the ...
There is a close relationship between the sacraments of Baptism and
Confirmation. While Confirmation is a distinct and complete sacrament in its own
Confirmation marks the point in the Christian journey at which you affirm for
yourself the faith into which you have been baptized and your intention to live a
life of ...
“Like Baptism which it completes, Confirmation is given only once, for it too
imprints on the soul an indelible spiritual mark, the 'character,' which is the sign
Confirmation is the rite of affirmation of your baptism. When you were baptized,
probably as an infant or young child, your parents and congregation made ...
What is Confirmation. By Marilyn E. Bishop. INTRODUCTION. Confirmation is
conferred after Baptism to strengthen the work of the Holy Spirit begun in.
Aug 19, 2014 ... We are made members of the Body of Christ through receiving three sacraments
- Baptism, Confirmation, which we receive only once, and the ...
The Sacrament of Confirmation is the perfection of baptism in the Catholic
Church. Learn about the history and practice of Catholic Confirmation.