rcia

RCIA  - The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

 

The Way To Become Catholic  (or at least find out what its all about!) Are you interested, or do you know someone who is interested in the Catholic Church?


It is our greatest joy, as well as our mission as a Catholic community, to continually welcome new members. 

 

The RCIA is a process of formation, study and prayer for those interested in learning about and experiencing the Catholic faith tradition. 

 

The process is designed for individuals who are not baptized, those baptized in other Christian traditions, and baptized Catholics who never received the sacrament of Eucharist and/or Confirmation. 

 

It is a faith journey that encourages individuals to broaden and deepen their prayer life, to know God through the scriptures, to come to know themselves more fully and to actively participate in parish and community activities.


You are welcome at any time, many individuals begin the process late summer/early fall and are able to celebrate full sacramental initiation at the Easter Vigil (Holy Saturday Night) the following spring.


Parish members are invited to become directly involved by sponsoring a candidate. We also encourage and invite all who may be interested, to come and see what living life as a committed Catholic Christian can mean to you.


Click on the image to the left to view a short video about the process.

CONTACT:
Deacon Mike Hidalgo  (562) 355-2758

confirmation

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first communion

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baptism

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marriage

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social justice

What does the Catholic teach

about the topic of...? 

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