In the course of their Christian development, those baptized at an early
age are expected, when they are ready and have been duly prepared, to
make a mature public affirmation of their faith and commitment to the
responsibilities of their Baptism and to receive the laying on of hands by
Those baptized as adults, unless baptized with laying on of hands by a
bishop, are also expected to make a public affirmation of their faith
and commitment to the responsibilities of their Baptism in the presence
of a bishop and to receive the laying on of hands.
June 1, 2019
Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
Participation in General Confirmation requires advanced registration which will be available in April
Forms are to be filled out by parishes, not individuals
Please arrive in Gresham Hall (downstairs at Grace Cathedral) by 9:00 a.m. to meet with Bishop Marc and recieve your instructions for the service.
The service begins at 10:00 a.m.
There will be a light reception following the service on the plaza.
Date, Time & Location TBA
An outdoor service, participants at EcoConfirmation will uphold their baptismal vow to “cherish the wondrous works of God, and protect the beauty and integrity of all creation.” Together, the community will recommit itself to the fifth mark of mission: “to strive to safeguard the integrity of creation and sustain and renew the life of the earth.”