RCIA Calendar

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is the process by which adults learn more about the Catholic faith and become Catholic. Our calendar of meetings and other important events is below.

RCIA CALENDAR

2016-17

(All Thursday sessions begin at 7:30 pm unless otherwise noted.)

September 15 – RCIA Begins: Storytelling; Overview of Process

September 22 – Jesus Movie, Part I

September 29 – Jesus Movie, Part II

October 6 – Conversion

October 13 – The Trinity

October 20 – No Session

October 27 – IMPACT Assembly at Incarnation (6:30-8:00)

November 3 – Tour of the Church; The Liturgical Year

November 10 – Prayer I

November 12-26 – PACEM

November 17 – Prayer II

November 20 – Rite of Welcome (4:30 pm)

November 24 – No Session – Happy Thanksgiving

November 27 – Sunday Dismissal (9:00 am Mass through April 2, except as noted)

December 1 – Scripture I – Catholic Approach to Scripture; Old Testament

December 8 – Scripture II – New Testament

December 15 – Mary and the Saints

December 17 – Advent Retreat

December 22 – No Session

December 25 – No Sunday Dismissal

December 29 – No Session

January 1 – No Sunday Dismissal

January 5 – Theology of Sacrament

January 12 – Sacraments of Initiation I: Baptism & Confirmation

January 19 – Sacraments of Healing: Anointing of the Sick & Reconciliation

January 26 – Sacraments of Initiation II: Eucharist

February 2 – Sacraments of Commitment: Matrimony & Holy Orders

February 9 – Structure of the Mass

February 16 – Christian Morality I

February 23 – Christian Morality II

March 1 – Ash Wednesday

March 2 – Social Teachings of the Church

March 5 – Call to Continuing Conversion (9:00 am)

March 9 – The Church in History

March 15 – Lenten Reconciliation

March 16 – The Creed

March 19 – First Scrutiny (11:30 am)

March 23 – Q & A (What unanswered questions do you still have about the Catholic faith?)

March 25 – Second Scrutiny (5:30 pm)

March 30 – Telling Your Story

April 1 – Lenten Retreat

April 2 – Third Scrutiny (9:00 am)

April 6 – Triduum Rehearsal

April 9 – Passion Sunday (No Sunday Dismissal)

April 10 – Chrism Mass at the Cathedral in Richmond (6:00 pm)

April 13 – HOLY THURSDAY (7:30 pm)

April 14 – GOOD FRIDAY (7:30 pm)

April 15 – EASTER VIGIL (8:00 pm)

April 20 – Mass (7:00 pm); The Easter Experience

April 27 – The Holy Spirit

May 4 – On Being an Adult Christian

May 11 – Theology of Church

May 18 – Overview of the Second Vatican Council

May 25 – Discipleship

June 1 – Gifts of the Holy Spirit

June 4 – Pentecost