Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

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What is RCIA?

RCIA is intended to instruct in the Catholic Faith those who are seeking to enter into full communion with the Catholic Church through Baptism and/or Holy Communion and Confirmation. RCIA is your compass to the Catholic Faith!

Adult Classes-  Monday 6:30-8:00 PM

Classes begin In October and will be virtual.

Please call the Religious Education office for more details.

 

 

Our RCIA Cathechist will cover many areas of our Catholic faith including: 

 

What is Faith?

Who is Jesus Christ?

Mary and the Saints
Sacraments of Initiation- Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation

Sacraments of Healing- Reconciliation and Anointing of the Sick

Sacraments of Commitment- Marriage and Holy Orders

Church Life- Parish Ministries.

Breaking Open the Word (Sunday Readings)

The History of the Catholic Church

Understanding and Using the Bible

The Mass and Liturgical Year 

Prayer and Devotion

Beatitudes/ Corporal Works of Mercy

10 Commandments
Attend Parish Mission

A Tour of our Church 

 

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a Catholic and would like more information about this wonderful opportunity please contact:
the Director of Religious Education at 
708-599-1221 or email reled@stpatriciaparish.com

 

Consider this a special way to embark on your spiritual journey!