Latino parishes celebrate confirmation

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
After Bishop Andrew Cozzens says a blessing over the confirmands, they come forward to be anointed with chrism. Here Bishop Cozzens anoints Heidi Diaz Dominguez from Assumption in Richfield. Dianne Towalski / The Catholic Spirit

After Bishop Andrew Cozzens says a blessing over the confirmands, they come forward to be anointed with chrism. Here Bishop Cozzens anoints Heidi Diaz Dominguez from Assumption in Richfield. Dianne Towalski / The Catholic Spirit

The Cathedral of St. Paul was packed to the limit June 14, as friends and families gathered to witness the confirmation of 334 youth and young adults from the 14 Latino parishes in the archdiocese. Bishop Andrew Cozzens was the presider.

Musicians from St. Stephen in Anoka provide the music for the celebration.

Musicians from St. Stephen in Anoka provide the music for the celebration.

Maria  Alvarado, right, and Natalie  Delgado from St. Cyril and Methodius in Minneapolis, listen to Bishop Cozzens’ homily.

Maria Alvarado, right, and Natalie Delgado from St. Cyril and Methodius in Minneapolis, listen to Bishop Cozzens’ homily.

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The Cathedral of St. Paul was filled to capacity for the two-hour Mass.

 

 

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