What’s the Best Age for Confirmation?

What’s the Best Age for Confirmation?

Youth Ministers Learning Lessons

When does your faith community typically confirm your youth? 8th grade? 9th grade? The Faith Formation and Christian Education team at the Southern New England Conference of the UCC say that 10th grade is actually the best time for youth to undertake the confirmation process for a variety of reasons. But the work of forming a faith foundation for our young people isn’t something that happens in just one year. Read Debbie Gline Allen’s article and find resources for Confirmation and other faith formation practices here.

Yale Youth Ministry Institute