Twenty-four young people from St. Boniface Parish received their Confirmation on Friday, March 3rd at 7 p.m. The church was full to capacity as families, friends and neighbours came to support these students. Bishop Douglas Crosby was the main celebrant along with St. Boniface Parish’s pastor Father Ron Voisin assisting was also Monsignor Murray Kroetsch.
Serving the Mass were students Spencer Miller, Owen Brown, Evan Sauve, Jake & Ryan Wingrove.
The confirmandi sat as a group in the first two pews on either side of the aisle with their sponsors sitting behind them.
Maria Kanellis welcomed the many families and friends to this special Mass.
Dani Egredzija and Mitchell Hartman gave the readings. The senior choir led by Mrs. Rosemary Flanagan sang the Responsorial Psalm.
Jake McDonald, Jasmine Brown, Max Mazzetti, Isabelle Stewart, Erik Bitschy and Jocelynn O’Keefe gave the petitions.
Gift Bearers were Dani Pozeg, Alex Zettel, Makayla Schaefer and Alejandro Lazo-Avevalo.
The closing remarks were given by Kristen Busse.
Thank you to the St. Boniface Catholic Women’s League for hosting the reception and to the Maryhill Knights of Columbus for their generous gifts of the rosaries.