Confirmation Rite Observed at Local Church
Bronxville, NY- Village Lutheran Church in Bronxville recently celebrated the Rite of Confirmation. After attending weekly Confirmation Classes for two years during their 7th and 8th grade years, the Confirmands were anointed with oil and given a Confirmation Bible Verse at the Rite of Confirmation liturgy during the 10:45 AM Service on Sunday, May 18, 2014. The Confirmation Program, named "Lifer Youth," involves fellowship, service and religious education. Receiving their Confirmation were students from the Bronx, Bronxville, Eastchester, Pelham, Scarsdale and Yonkers and included the following: Tristan Ansorge, Grace Burkee, Mercedes del Castillo, Alex Kirchgaesser, Diana Mayer, Jason Napolitano, Henry Nordahl, Emily Ortiz and Ryan Rockhill. Village Lutheran Church is located at 172 White Plains Road, Bronxville, New York, 10708. For more information call 914-337-0207 or visit www.VLC-ny.org.