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Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

 
This is a program for any adults who are seeking entrance into the Catholic Church or any adults who have not received the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation or Holy Eucharist. This program meets weekly from September  to May
If you or anyone you know has expressed interest in learning more about the Catholic Faith, please contact Judy Collins, 639-0688 or email her at 
collinsj02@gmail.com
 
The Program
Where: Notre Dame Catholic Church
When: Tuesday evenings, 7:00 - 8:30
Who: Adults 18 or over. The number varies each year depending on the number of interested people.
Sacraments:  The sacraments are received at Easter Vigil Mass on Saturday.
Forum: Weekly small group presentation and discussion.
Text Reference:  UNITED STATES CATHOLIC CATECHISM FOR ADULTS see:  http://ccc.usccb.org/flipbooks/uscca/
RCIA Topics

Inquiry - A Decision Process
Personal Interviews
Introduction to RCIA Process
Awareness of God
Word of God/Bible
What Do Catholics Believe?
Rite of Welcoming at 8:00 am Mass
 

Catechesis - Instructional 
Advent/Incarnation
Holy Day of Obligation-Immaculate Conception
People, Places, Things Video
Baptism
Eucharist
The Mass
Holy Spirit/Confirmation
Prayer
Marriage/Holy Orders
Holiness/Morality
Reconciliation/Forgiveness
Ten Commandments/Beattitudes
Rite of Sending, During Mass 
Purification & Enlightenment - Self-Reflection 
Rite of Election and Continuing Conversion - Cathedral
Lent/Repentance
Stations of the Cross 
Christian Possiblity of Sainthood
The Creed
The Lords Prayer
Holy Week
Easter Vigil Morning Retreat
Easter Vigil 7:30 pm  - Reception of Sacraments of Initiation
Easter Sunday
Mystagogy
Peace and Justice
Scripture Reading in Your Daily Life
Organizations 
Celebraton
 Links:  http://dioknox.org/becoming-a-catholic/ 
RCIA Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults Catholic Inquiry
 
 

 
  
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