The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA), is a process developed by the Catholic Church for prospective converts to Catholicism who are above the age of infant baptism. Candidates are gradually introduced to aspects of Catholic beliefs and practices.
Alan receiving the sacrament of Baptism. 2019
Here are some pictures from the June 3, 2017 mass when our RCIA class received the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and First Holy Communion. Congratulations and welcome Ann and Nancy!
The R.C.I.A team of St. Catherine’s is looking for new members and also adults who seek to join the Catholic Church. This would be a weekly commitment beginning in September, 2018. Please call Fr. Rymdeika at 215-672-2881 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Sandra and Barb from our R.C.I.A helped guide Ann and Nancy on their journey to becoming Catholics.