at St. Margaret Mary Parish (Algonquin, IL)

Confirmation Formation at St. Margaret Mary Parish is a one-year six to eight-session process that begins in September and ends with Confirmation in the Spring.

In the Diocese of Rockford, IL, teens may be confirmed as early as 9th grade.


PLEASE NOTE: If you are over 18 and out of high school, and would like to be confirmed in the Catholic Church, please contact the parish office (847)658-7625 for more information about confirmation preparation for adults.


  Confirmation Registration Form PDF


Four Pillars of Confirmation PDF


Choosing a sponsor PDF



Please click here to be redirected to the Retreat section and choose the retreat that best suit your needs.

2019 Confirmation Practice will take place Tuesday, April 2nd 6:30-8:30 pm

2019 Confirmation will be on Thursday, April 4th at 5:30 pm.  Please arrive at 4:30 for group pictures and last minute instructions




All forms are due Nov.  14th.

Candidate Form please use this link: CANDIDATE INFORMATION 2018

Sponsor Form please use this link: SPONSOR INFORMATION  Note:  The sponsor form needs to be signed by a Church representative from the Parish the sponsor is registered at.

Letter of Request to be confirmed (example) please use this link: LETTER OF REQUEST TO BE CONFIRMED


Pictures from past Confirmation Day Retreats