Sixty-four receive the Sacrament of Confirmation at St Peter’s Parish

Confirmation is the sacrament by which Catholics receive a special outpouring of the Holy Spirit. Through Confirmation, the Holy Spirit gives them the increased ability to practice their Catholic faith in every aspect of their lives and to witness Christ in every situation.

Aug 23, 2019

KUCHING: Confirmation is the sacrament by which Catholics receive a special outpouring of the Holy Spirit. Through Confirmation, the Holy Spirit gives them the increased ability to practice their Catholic faith in every aspect of their lives and to witness Christ in every situation.

On Sunday, 4 August, 800 parishioners including family members witnessed the Confirmation of 64 candidates from St Peter’s Church, Padungan and Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bintawa by our Grace, Archbishop Simon Poh. The morning Mass was concelebrated by the Rector of St Peter’s Parish, Rev Fr Vincent Chin.

The 64 candidates comprised of 40 youths from the Faith Formation for Children Sunday School, 5 from Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults and 19 from Our Lady Star of Sea Church, Bintawa.

Archbishop Simon Poh and Fr Vincent Chin joined in the fellowship with parents and their children after Mass to foster a closer bond with the parishioners.--Today's Catholic

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