The Sacrament is traditionally conferred on the Feast of Chirst the King in the November of 8th grade. Preparation for the Sacrament begins in 7th grade for all students in both CK School and the Religious Ed program. It consists of classwork, service projects, 2 retreats and liturgical rites which are celebrated at Sunday parish liturgies throughout their preparation period.
Confirmation is a Catholic Sacrament of mature Christian commitment and a deepening of baptismal gifts. It is one of the three Sacraments of Initiation for Catholics. It is most often associated with the gifts of the Holy Spirit.