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One of the best things about Emmanuel is the
beautiful grounds, and the College
swimming pool is fantastic

Dave, 3rd Year


Confirmation is the second part of the rite of baptism. In it a Bishop lays his hands on the head of the candidates and invokes the Holy Spirit to strengthen them in their journey of faith.

There is a yearly University Confirmation service held in one of the college chapels. At this service candidates from several colleges are presented by their college clergy. This is preceded by a period of preparation – usually in the form of a series of discussion meetings based on reading about the Christian faith.

The University Confirmation at Emmanuel in 2005

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