In addition to our regular meetings, Year Two candidates are required to attend one retreat. A retreat is an opportunity to step away from everyday life to reflect on their relationship with God and how the graces of Confirmation will transform their lives. Retreat options include:

  • Hearts Aflame Eucharistic Congress (Please link httpss://www.rcda.org/offices/prayer-and-worship/hearts-aflame), Saturday September 22, 2018 at the Shrine of the North American Martyrs (please link https://www.auriesvilleshrine.com/) in Auriesville, NY. Free and Open to the public *Candidates attend with parent/guardian or as a family!
  • Journey Retreat (Please link https://www.journey-retreat.com) , Thursday November 8 – Sunday November 11, 2018, Dominican Retreat Center, Niskayuna, NY. Cost: $200 per person
  • Pius X Retreat – Saturday December 15, St. Pius X Parish Center. Begins at 9:30am, concludes with 5:00pm Vigil Mass. $10 per person

**Please email confirmation@stpiusxloudonville.org to tell us which retreat you choose to attend.