What is the Sacrament of Confirmation? - Definition & Symbols


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Confirmation is the sacrament by which Catholics receive a special outpouring of ____~.

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1. Which of the following is part of the essential rite of Confirmation?

2. What is chrism?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The sacrament of Confirmation is an essential part of the Catholic faith. This quiz and worksheet combination will test your knowledge of different symbols and aspects of this sacrament.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed on:

  • The symbolism of fire
  • What happens during Confirmation
  • Chrism as it relates to this ritual
  • The role of a sponsor

Skills Practiced

This quiz will give you opportunities to practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the sacrament of Confirmation
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the role of a sponsor
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the symbolism of fire

Additional Learning

Learn more about this rite by reviewing the accompanying lesson, What is the Sacrament of Confirmation? - Definition, Symbols & Quiz. This lesson will address the following objectives:

  • Define Confirmation
  • Review the effects of this sacrament
  • Identify confirmands
  • Understand the rite of Confirmation
  • Address the symbols associated with this ritual