Dress Code for the Rite of Recognition and Confirmation For Candidates and Sponsors
The goal is to have the candidates and their sponsors look reverent for this very special sacrament. Their clothing should reflect their reverence for God and for the Church.
Gentlemen, you should wear: Dress pants with a belt Dress shoes with socks Dress shirt with collar, shirt tucked in Tie (suggested, but optional) Jacket (suggested, but optional)
NO JEANS NO SNEAKERS, TENNIS SHOES OR SANDALS NO SAGGING PANTS NO T-SHIRTS
Ladies, you should wear: Skirt and blouse/sweater or, Dress or, Nice dress slacks With dress shoes All to be worn with appropriate undergarments (slip, etc.)
Skirts and dresses must be to your knee or longer—no short skirts Tops/Dresses must have sleeves – nothing strapless or with spaghetti straps If you have a sleeveless dress or blouse, you must wear a sweater over it.
NO JEANS NO SNEAKERS OR FLIP-FLOPS NO OVERLY TIGHT CLOTHING NO T-SHIRTS NO PLUNGING NECKLINES NO BARE BACKS NO BARE MIDRIFFS