Glorifying the Lord With Our Lives

Confirmation (Adults)

NOTE: We are waiting to hear from the Archdiocese of Seattle regarding the possible re-scheduling of the date for the Rite of Confirmation, presently slated for Saturday, May 16.

Assumption Parish offers a preparation program for adults in Spanish and in English that begins approximately three months prior to the Rite of Confirmation Mass. There is a one-day retreat the adults will attend with the youth who are also preparing for the sacrament. The sacrament of reconciliation will be offered at the retreat.

Classes in English 2020:
Tuesday, March 10, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.,
Assumption School Staff Lounge

Information/Registration Meeting

Classes in Spanish 2020:
Sundays, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Pastoral Center Living Room

March 8: Information/Registration session
March 15: Class #1
March 22: Class #2
March 28: Confirmation Retreat (at Sacred Heart, 9:00 a.m. -
6:00 p.m., including Mass)

March 29: Class #3
April 5: Class #4
April 19: Class #5
April 26: Class #6
May 3: Class #7
May 31: Mystagogy Class

The Rite of Confirmation will held on Saturday, May 16, at the 5:00 p.m. Mass at Assumption. The Rehearsal will be held on Friday, May 15, at 6:30 p.m. in the Church. Rehearsal is mandatory for the Candidate and Sponsor.

If you have any questions about Confirmation for adults, please contact Gina DePalma in the Parish Office at (360) 733-1380 x4222 or

Church of the Assumption Contact Information

2116 Cornwall Ave
Bellingham, WA 98225

Office Hours:
M-F: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (360) 733-1380
Fax:  (360) 647-4372