Confirmation 2022

Confirmation registration is under way! Teens currently in 10th & 11th grades are eligible to enroll in our Confirmation Preparation Program. Preparation to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation takes place during the summer months. Reception of the sacrament will take place sometime in the Fall – usually October or November depending on Bishop Fisher’s schedule.

If your teen wishes to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation, please complete & return our 2022 Confirmation Enrollment Form ASAP. Registration forms are due back on MAY 27th. Completed forms & registration fees ($70) can be mailed or dropped off to St. Mary’s Elementary School in the grey dropbox located outside the main school doors (in an envelope labeled ‘Faith Formation’). Completed forms can also be emailed to Becky Hoag at with your payment mailed or dropped off.

Important dates:

JUNE 12th      12:00 PM – Confirmation Enrollment Mass

JUNE 13th      7:00 – 8:30 PM – Parent & Candidate Meeting

AUGUST 27th 1:00-8:00 PM – Confirmation Retreat (concluding Mass 7-8 PM)

For more information on Confirmation at St. Mary’s, please contact Director of Faith Formation Becky Hoag at (716) 683-8564 or


St. Mary’s Confirmation Class of 2021

Forty-one young people were confirmed at St. Mary’s on Sunday, November 7 by the Most Rev. Michael W. Fisher, Bishop of Buffalo.

Congratulations and blessings to the members of our 2021 Confirmation class, their sponsors and families!