2023 - Classes
will begin Sunday, January 22, 2023, from 11:00 to 12:30 in the Bishop Hogan
Library. Classes are for 14-18-year-olds who have not yet been confirmed. Contact Dorion and Maggie Moore for information:
Congratulations and Welcome to the following who received their Sacraments of Initiation and joined the
Church this year:
BAPTISM AND CONFIRMATION
Shaina Kaylynn Bingham
2022 - October 30, 2022 - Congratulations to those who
received the Sacrament of Confirmation with The Most Rev. James V. Johnston, Jr. Presiding:
"Teresa" Beetsma (St. Columban)
Sadie "Elizabeth" Bonderer (STC)
Beau "Brigid" Graves (STC)
Hayden "Bernadette" Hansen (STC)
Alexis "Anthony" Kroeten (STC)
Jack "Nicholas" Marshall (STC)
Connor "Sebastian" Peery (STC)
Oliver "Anthony" Perry (STC)
Kateri "Kateri" Whitson (STC)
Landon "Matthew" Krohn (Immaculate Heart of Mary)
Addison "Dymphna" Banks (Sacred Heart)
Keith "John" Farmer (SH)
Logan "Matthew" Raby (SH)
Brianna "Mary" Sykes (SH)
LyleWynn "Joseph" Malino (Blessed Sacrament)
Daisy "Teresa" Murillo (Blessed Sacrament)
Cesar "Cesar" Paniamogan (Blessed Sacrament)
THANK YOU to Father Koster and Dorion & Maggie Moore for preparing our young people to receive the
Sacrament of Confirmation. Thank you also to the ladies of the Altar Society for serving the reception
after the Mass.
Twelve (12) people of all ages received Sacraments at this year's Easter
Vigil, April 16, 2022. We are blessed to have a large group of new parishioners
who have received sacramental graces from God.
- Ellaina Jo Miller and Maverick Cranmer were Baptized. Ellaina is the 6-year-old daughter of Jacky and Joanna Miller. Maverick is the 3 year old son of Ryan and Courtnie
- Baptism and Confirmation
- Max Cranmer, Rowdy Miller, and Jacky Miller were Baptized and Confirmed. Max Cranmer is the son of Ryan and Courtnie
Cranmer. Rowdy Miller is the son of Jacky and Joanna Miller. Jacky Miller is the husband of Joanna and father of Ellaina and Rowdy.
- Jacky and Joanna Miller's Marriage was Con-Validated.
- Profession of Faith and Confirmation
- The following people have already been baptized in other Christian faiths, so they made a Profession of Faith in the Catholic Church and received the Sacrament of
Confirmation: Betsey Garcia, Stephen Garcia, Sean Sensenich,
Megan Sensenich, Elijah Sensenich
- The following had already been Baptized in the Catholic Church but desired to receive the Sacrament of
Confirmation: Joanna (Grohs) Miller, Theresa Jodi (Dinwiddie) Kent
2021 - For
all 8th-12th grade students. Classes began on Sunday, January 17,
2021, following the 10:00 AM Mass in the school cafeteria. We had
nine (9) young people from our parish and two (2) from St.
Joseph's in Trenton receiving their Confirmation from Bishop Johnston
on October 10, 2021. Congratulations to: Alondra Esmeralda
"St. Clair" Fernandez and Sarai "St.
Dorothy" Fernandez Romo from Trenton. Cain "St. Maximilian
Kolbe" Evans, Remington "St. Isidore" Isaacs, Martin
"St. Martin de Porres" Moore, Lyla "St. Agatha" Oesch,
Lily "St Elizabeth of Hungary" Ripley, Carson
"St. James" Samm, Jonathan "St. John the
Apostle" Sanchez, Hagen "St. Sebastian" Stedem, Alakai
"St. Maria Goretti" Walker
WELCOME TO THESE NEW MEMBERS OF OUR PARISH
(Bulletin 04/11/2021) - They were either baptized or made a Profession of Faith and received the Sacrament of Confirmation at the Easter Vigil.
Baptism: Jacob Constant, Jaydin Kohl, Crystal Lauhoff, Grayson Samm;
Profession of Faith: Clint Campbell, Amy Dickerson, Brian Garr,
Julie McCoy; All also received the Sacrament of Confirmation and First Holy Communion.
Confirmation: Courtnie Cranmer and Logan Potts
2020 - Sunday afternoon, October 18, 2020, the following youth from our parish received the
Sacrament of Confirmation from Bishop James Johnston.
Avery (St. Cecilia) Baxter
Carson (St. Sebastain) Crawford
Carter (St. Hubertus) Crawford
Carver (St. Christopher) Crawford
Zane (St. Peter) Daley
Matty (St. Michael) Douglas
Isabella (St. Isabelle) Garr
Patrick (St. Samuel) Kinsella
Delanie (St. Bridget) Kieffer
James (St. Patrick) Mathew
Anna (St. Catherine) Pfaff
Emily (St Catherine) Schreiner
Caeli (St. Therese) Whitson
Cameron (St. Augustine) Williams
(Bulletin 06/07/2020) - These two men received the
sacraments Saturday, May 30, during the 5:00 Mass. We welcome
them into full communion with the Roman Catholic Church. May God
continue to bless them. Theodore (Ted) Hicks, husband of
Teresa Bonderer Hicks, received his conditional Baptism,
Confirmation and First Communion. Matthew (Matt) Shaffer,
fiance of Grace Wheeler, made his Profession of Faith,
Confirmation and First Communion.
2019 - The Sacrament of Confirmation was held in our parish
Sunday afternoon, October 27, 2019, at 2:00 pm with Bishop Johnston officiating. Fourteen (14) candidates from our parish and St
Joseph's in Trenton received this sacrament. A reception
followed in the school cafeteria hosted by St.
Ann's Altar Society. Congratulations to the following from St Columban Parish: Kyan Douglas, Belle Englert, Gabe Hansen, Alijah Hibner, Allison Higgins, Izzie Montgomery, Owen Oesch, Jackson Reeter, Jessica Reeter, Lilly Stedem. Thank you to Father Koster and Dorion and Maggie Moore for teaching and preparing the students to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.
- Congratulations to Simon Pfaff on his first communion received at the 5pm mass on July 6, 2019!
PROFESSION OF FAITH AND CONFIRMATION CONGRATULATIONS
(May 19, 2019 Bulletin) - Congratulations to Emily Morgan who recently made a profession of faith and came into full communion with the Catholic Church. Also to Ben Radcliff who recently received the sacrament of confirmation.
2018 - On October 28,
2018, Bishop Johnston conferred the Sacrament of Confirmation on the following youth of our parish. The patron saint they each chose is in quotations.
Ellie "St. Philomena" Barnett
Emma "St. Agnes" Burk
Connor "St. Hubert" Douglas
Cy "St. Isidore" Evans
Emery "St. Kassiani" Evans
Ava "St. Anne" Gibson
Sophia "St. Anthony" Luetticke
Trent "St Christopher" Norman
Gretchen "St. Anthony of Padua" Schroder
Alex "St. Peter" Webb
Mikelle "St Maria Goretti" Whitson
Congratulations to Alex Webb, son of parishioner Janet Webb, on making a profession of faith and
being admitted into full communion with the Catholic Church.
Kadan Akers - St.
Confirmation was held on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at 2:00 pm with all of the Deanery IX Parishes.
Mason Baxter - St. Andrew
Hesston Campbell - St. Hubert
Eli Cross - St. Michael
Olivia Cross - St. Anne
CJ Pfaff - St. Charles
Josie Reeter - St. Anne
Bryan Sanchez - St. Sebastian
Jessica Sanchez - St. Elizabeth
Chandler Stedem - St. Anthony of Padua
Malachi Whitson - St. Hubert
- Sydney Baxter
- Madison McKenzie
- Riely Brobst
- Meredith Oesch
- Carleigh Crawford
- Chloe Peery
- Jason Daley
- William Perry
- Josh DeBoer
- Maggie Pfaff
- Dalton Erikson
- Parker Richey
- Addie Ficken
- Meredith Riley
- Megan Gregory
- Savannah Riley
- Hannah Haakonstad
- Johnathan Shiflett
- Kennedie Kieffer
- Gabe Sykes
- Cade Koehly
- Lora Watton
- Lawrence Link
- Addison Webber
Congratulations on receiving the fullness of Initiation into the Catholic Church. A special thank you to Bishop James Johnston, Father Benjamin Kneib, Father Adam Johnson, and Father Louis Farley, pastors of St. Columban, Sacred Heart and St. Munchin Parishes and to Leslie Holland and Mary Morgan for instructing and preparing the students.
18, 2018 - Jessie Leigh Ann Jones, Tyler Jon Keenan, Dimitri Dickerson, Ivan Dickerson, Maksim Dickerson, received the sacraments and made Professions of Faith to become full members of the Catholic faithful.
Vigil, March 31, 2018 - Charles "Cord" Summers was baptized and received the Sacraments of Holy
Communion and Confirmation.
2018 - On Saturday March 24, 2018, Scott Stevens, husband of Brooklyn Shearer Stevens, made his Profession of Faith and received the Sacraments of Communion and Confirmation.
Congratulations to the Stevens family.
Vigil, 2016 - We welcomed three new members to our Catholic Faith and the Body of Christ at this
year's Easter Vigil. Aaron Brook received the sacraments of Baptism and Confirmation. Denise Dickenson and Janice Young received the sacrament of Confirmation and made their Profession of Faith. All three received the Holy Eucharist for the first time.
Monday, February 15, 2016
- Sacraments of Baptism and Confirmation - Spencer and Keeley
Shira, son and daughter of Kevin and Jana Shira; Chrisitan Still, son of Ryan Still and Haley
Bonderer; Jesse and Tristan Hughes, sons of David Hughes and Brandi
Profession of Faith / Confirmed - Litton Gabrielson, son of David and Morgan
MAY 3, 2015
Jonathon "Michael" Burk
Colin "Michael" Carlton
Wade "Hubert" Campbell
Aidri "Michael" Carden
Ditri "Alexander" Carden
Noah "Patrick" Cross
Eddie "Michael" Delp
Garret "Michael" Donoho
Latorrie "Anne" Johnson
Olivia "Lucy" Lauhoff
Adler "Sebastian" Marshall
Hayden "Michael" Montgomery
Alexander "Joseph" Rupp
Cole "Sebastian" Schilling
Maddie "Madeline Sophia Barat" Searcy
A special thank you to Father Benjamin Kneib and Father Kevin Drew, pastors of St. Columban and St. Joseph
Parishes, and Leslie Holland and Kristi Urich, for instructing and preparing the students for the Sacrament of
OCTOBER 13, 2013
The following received the Sacrament of Confirmation October 13, 2013,
administered by Bishop Robert Finn: Mary Bligh,
CONGRATULATIONS; OTHER DATES
Ralph Moffatt, husband of Aline, made his formal Profession of Faith and was confirmed on November 29, 2013.
Scott Johnson, husband of Kasey Hibler Johnson, made a Profession of Faith on July
Amber Frampton completed her sacraments of initiation by receiving Holy Communion and
Confirmation (Fall, 2014).
Gwen Gatson - Profession of Faith; conditionally Baptized; received First Communion and the Sacrament of
Confirmation (December 23, 2015)
a profession of faith and entered into full unity with the Catholic