Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
St Patrick-O'Neill; St Joseph-Amelia; St Joseph-Atkinson; St Boniface-Stuart; Sacred Heart-Boyd County
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is a communal process designed to educate adults in the Catholic Faith. The members of the RCIA process are:
Non-Catholics who want to learn about Catholicism;
Non-Catholics who want to become Catholic;
Catholics who have not been catechized and;
Catholics who want to refresh their knowledge of their Catholic faith
Classes meet September - May each year.
Throughout the classes several resources will be used.
The section below will link any resources that may be of use during class.
Catechism of the Catholic Church
A catechism is the name given to a written work that contains a summary of all the beliefs of the faith that is used as a teaching tool. The Catechism of the Catholic Church is a wonderful tool to study our faith deeper. Often we will abbreviate reference to this resource as CCC