Confirmation should never be something I do just because I have reached a certain age. Or because it is expected that I will. I have to mean it.

But what is “it”?

Being part of a preparation group is one of the best ways to come to a decision about whether or not to take this important step. We never assume that everyone who joins has decided to be confirmed. We understand that you are still exploring.

When Raymond returns from holiday he will explain in detail the various options for young people who are considering whether getting confirmed is the right thing for them to do.