Confirmed in a Faithful Community
Saint Mary's Press, 2006 - 160 pages
The Catechist's Guide is the heart and soul of the Confirmed in a Faithful Community Confirmation preparation process. Utilizing solid doctrinal content, active learning strategies, and creative prayer services, lesson plans for nine sessions include checklists of materials and preparations, background for the catechist, and a complete description of the session.
Guided and Strengthened by the Holy Spirit
Communion with God
What Does Love Look Like?
Witnessing to Gods Justice
Sacraments of Initiation
Born in the Holy Spirit
Nourished Through the Holy Spirit
Sealed with the Holy Spirit
Celebrating the Rite
15 minutes actions adult leader Amen anointing Ask the candidates Baptism baptized bishop bless bread and wine Break 5 minutes breathing candidate's handbook candidates to offer cantor to lead Carl Koch Catechism catechumens Catholic social teaching celebration Christian Church Closing Prayer 15 closing prayer service Copyright David Haas drawn from chapter Easter Vigil Eucharist exercise explore faith Father God's godparents Gospel grace handbooks pens Holy Spirit hymnals or songbooks images Invite the candidates Jesus Christ Jesus's justice large group large rock leading this session live Luke markers Marty Haugen meditation moral newsprint Offer the following open their handbooks participants Paschal candle pens or pencils person pillar candles poster pray Prayer 20 minutes prayer space items Prepare musicians proclaim reading respond rite of Confirmation ritual sacrament of Confirmation sacraments of initiation Saint Mary's Press seal session easier Tell the candidates understanding words worship aid Yvette Nelson