Being a confirmation sponsor is not just a one-time thing: it is not just a ceremonial role. It is a significant, critical relationship in the life of this young person--for the rest of his or her life.
Candidates for confirmation see their sponsor as a friend, a witness, and a guide.
Recently revised and redesigned, Catholic Know-How: How to Be a Confirmation Sponsor explains the sacramental role, gives a short review of the Sacraments and Confirmation, gives hints on being a sponsor, gives top five things to do as a sponsor prepares for the celebration of confirmation, suggests gifts for confirmation, and more!
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Also available in Spanish.