Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
Contact: Sr. Kathleen Kane, SSMN
Phone: 843-681-6350, ext. 266
Scheduled Meetings: Family Center – Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:15 p.m.
Ministry Mission:The Pastoral Associate, the Priests, Deacons, Lay Leaders and Director of Religious Education provide instruction on the Catholic faith to individuals seeking to learn more about the Catholic faith and to those who are looking for full communion with the Church. It is a program of inquiry and instruction leading to initiation into the Catholic Church with celebration of the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist. Baptized Catholics who have not had the opportunity to celebrate Confirmation and/or First Communion are also welcome.
Congratulations to the candidates and catechumens who came into the fullness of the Church at the Easter Vigil Mass on April 4th. They are pictured here with their godparents and sponsors.
BECOMING CATHOLIC- 2015/16
For adults and children interested in becoming Catholic and /or celebrating the sacraments of Initiation – Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist
RCIA, The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, begins Wednesday September 16, 2015 at 6:00 to 7:15 PM in the Family Center. The RCIC, Rite of Christian Initiation for children also begins at that time for children 7 to 15 years old who have not been baptized. A series of sessions highlighting the essentials of the Catholic Faith will be presented. Parishioners or Parents who wish to attend these sessions for ongoing education in the faith may participate in any or all of the sessions. Walk- ins are welcome. A complete calendar for the year – September to March is available on our church website- www.stfrancishhi.org; click on Formation, and under adult formation- RCIA.
For further information, phone the church office at 843 681 6350 ext 266
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