Just as Baptism makes us children of God and members of the Church, Confirmation is the sacrament that seals us with the gift of the Holy Spirit and strengthens us. Every baptized person can and should receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.

School age children (7 years and older) who are baptized and desire confirmation are normally prepared through St. Louis the King School at the Cathedral, with the consultation of the clergy, with preparation set up as a part of the religious program of the school. Special arrangements may be available for children attending other schools.

Adult Catholics who are practicing, but have not been confirmed, should call the rectory to receive the necessary preparation to be confirmed on Pentecost Sunday.


Becoming Catholic

Becoming Catholic

Interested in Becoming Catholic? We invite you to contact us to meet with a member of the clergy to learn more about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults and the process of becoming a member of the Catholic Church.

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Safe Environment

Safe Environment

The Cathedral Basilica follows the Archdiocese of St. Louis’ Safe Environment Program. The program is designed to help protect the youth, elderly, and vulnerable adults of our parish

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Jubilee Prayer Garden

Prayer Garden

Be A Part of the History of the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis as a contributor to the Jubilee Prayer Garden Brick Program

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