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It confirmed you have accepted Christ as your savior.

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Because it completes your baptism and confirms you in your faith.
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What is confirmation?

Confirmation There are a few answers to this question, From both a Roman Catholic perspective as well as an Episcopal (Anglican) perspective, Confirmation is a 'sacrament' or 'sacramental rite' in which we are confirmed in our faith, through the laying on of hands and/or anointing on the forehea (MORE)

What do you have to do to be confirmed?

I think you are 14-16 when you get it done and the bishop confirms you by you making the same promises your mum and dad made when you were baptised by yourself.

What is a confirmation?

Confirmation is a way to state that you believe. At my church, this is how teenagers become official members of the church. They have to go to confirmation classes and write a statement of faith that tells what they as an individual believe.

When eBay makes a confirmation phone call is it automated?

Yes, it is.. You specify whether you want to be called straightaway (which is OK if you have broadband), or a minute later (which you should select if you have a dialup connection).. Within a couple of seconds of making your choice, your phone will ring and an automated message will give you a num (MORE)

What does confirmation do to you?

Let's you be a commitment to Christ and to the Church. . Catholic Answer Confirmation completes baptism. . from The Catechism of the Catholic Church , second edition, English translation 1994 . 1302 It is evident from its celebration that the effect of the sacrament of Confirmation is t (MORE)

I found out my boyfriend is married and I called his wife to confirm would you consider that revenge?

No. it was just nasty and mean. . No, it's not revenge and you have a right to know. It's possible you were in denial and had to confirm the fact he truly was married or just living with a woman and his wife should know the truth. If you are entertaining any ideas of continuing this relationship (MORE)

When do you have confirmation?

You usually have your Confirmation when you are 11 / 12 years old. Roman Catholic Answer Confirmation may be administered anytime after baptism. In the Eastern Church it is administered immediately, babies are confirmed and given Holy Communion immediately after they are baptized. In the Latin rit (MORE)

Why do you have your confirmation?

You have your Confirmation for The Holy Spirit to give you the Gifts and The Fruits Of the Holy Spirit to help you along in life. The Gifts Of The Holy Spitit are: Wisdom, Understanding, Right Judjment, Courage, Knowledge, Reverence and Wonder and Awe In God's Presence. The Fruits Of The Holy Spirit (MORE)

How do you get confirmed?

Presentation of the candidate The names of everybody to be confirmed are read out. Each one stands up so everyone can see and then goes to the Bishop at the front.. The Renewal of Baptismal Promises Each candidate is asked questions about what they believe. They promise to reject evil. These pr (MORE)

Does the Dead Sea Scroll confirm an established movement called Christianity?

The Dead Sea scrolls were written by a sect of Christianity called the Gnostic's a mystical branch of Christians. This sect died out and is not represented in Christianity today. The best example I can give today would be Christian Scientists. However, to answer your question, Christianity is well e (MORE)

Who confirms in Confirmation?

It is tradition (due to the apostles at Pentecost) for a Bishop to confirm Catholics. This is because of the Bishops direct line tracing back to the apostles who were first given the sacrament. Priests only confirm when there is no Bishop available to preform the confirmation.

Who can be confirmed?

In Roman Catholicism, Confirmation is one of the seven sacraments instituted by Jesus Christ for the conferral of sanctifying grace and the strengthening of the union between the person being confirmed and Jesus Christ. In general, confirmation is administered by a priest to a person who has reached (MORE)

How do you do the confirmation?

Many catholic school have their students confirmed in either grade 6 or grade 8. However, if you have not been confirmed and want to be confirmed, you should talk to your parish's priest.

Do you have to do your confirmation?

You do not have to be confirmed, but as a catholic it is considered beneficial and a great blessing to have the grace and gifts of the Holy Spirit to come upon you in the sacrament of confirmation. So, you will probably find most catholics are confirmed, though its not an essential requirement.

What do you do after confirmation?

There is seven sacraments in the Catholic Church. Here they are in order. Baptism Reconciliation Eucharist/Communion Confirmation Marriage Holy Orders Anointing Of The Sick You can't receive holy orders if you are married. Hope I helped :)

Why is confirmation so important to Christians?

It's not. I am not exactly sure what confirmation is but I know it is not in the Bible. Baptism and taking the bread and wine are the two rituals/ceremonies Jesus left for believers. Luk 22:19 Then he took a piece of bread, gave thanks to God, broke it, and gave it to them, saying, "This is (MORE)

What will you do in confirmation?

Confirmation is a Sacrament and a Coming-of Age for a young Christian. When a young person is Confirmed, he/she receives the Gifts Of the Holy Spirit.

Where can you be confirmed?

Any consecrated church though in theory it could probably in extremis (in an emergency or extreme situation) be done anywhere which is suitable for it without things such as pagan idols etc. Confirmation can be given only by a bishop , sometimes a priest deputed by him could perform it, or a parish (MORE)

How to get a confirmation?

In the Catholic Church, the young person writes to his/her priest requesting to be Confirmed. That is just how Catholics do it though.

So apparently Leo Howard has a girlfriend name Lexie as of 2011 Can anyone confirm this or has Leo confirmed it and What's her last name?

Leo probably is dating her but no one really knows except for him and if he is, if u really like him just hope that they have a good relationship but he might not be with her forever if he breaks up with her or lexi with him and u meet him and UR the perfect age for him he might even like u!! He wil (MORE)

What do you have to do in confirmation?

Confirmation is a "Coming-of-Age" Sacrament for young people between the ages of 12 - 15 years. When a young person is Confirmed, he/she receives the 7 Gifts Of the Holy Spirit.

What does confirmation call us to be?

Confirmation confirms the Holy Spirit within us so that we may betrue Christians and true witnesses to the faith even to the pointof dying for our faith, as well as evangelizing others.

Can anyone tell me a list about boxer dogs so that i can confirm that the boxer breed is right for me?

Desirable traits Is medium to large, with a rugged, sleekly-muscled "masculine" build Needs minimal grooming Loves to romp and play Is usually steadfast and reliable with everyone Looks imposing enough that he is an effective deterrent even when friendly Not so desirable traits Rowd (MORE)

Why is a transient ischemic attack called a light stroke sometimes and how is this confirmed?

A TRANSIENT ISCHEMIA ATTACK, or "TIA" is often called a"mini-stroke" or a "light stroke" because, while both a stroke anda TIA are both caused by clots, the TIA. lasts only a few minutesand is temporary and there is usually no permanent damage done tothe patient. The TIA.also carries the name "warni (MORE)