Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) & Catholic Inquiry
WE WILL MEET ON MONDAY NIGHTS FROM 7:00-8:30
P.M BEGINNING SEPT. 19, 2016.
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What is a Rite?
Rite is a Latin word meaning religious
custom, usage or ceremony.
It refers to words and actions prescibed for a liturgical
or sacramental act.
is the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults? RCIA
It is a process
through which people become fully initiated members of the Catholic Church.
It is a year-round program available to everyone.
It is a journey set within
the liturgical year with instruction for those seeking conversion and any Catholic with questions.
Who shoud attend RCIA?
Anyone who is an unbaptized person interested in joining the Catholic Church through the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation
and Holy Eucharist.
Anyone who was baptized in another Christian church and has
felt a call to learn more about the Catholic Church
and has questions about what the Catholic Church teaches.
Any Catholics who may wish to revitalize their faith by completing the sacraments of initiation
(Confirmation and Holy Eucharist).
Any Catholics who would like to learn more
about their faith through regular inquiry and discussion.
What if I am not sure about joining or completing the process?
Any life changing decision is one that should be considered with prayerful contemplation.
Regardless of your decision, you will be given support and be encouraged to continue on your spiritual journey and
grow closer to God.
God desires to strengthen, restore and refresh us as we receive the sacraments of faith.