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.



(All Sunday AM sessions begin at 10:20am unless otherwise noted.)

Session Date Topic
Week 1 26-Jan Welcoming; Introductions; Stories; The Church Yearly Cycles and Annual Calendar
Week 2 2-Feb Thomas Aquinas’ Five Proofs for God
Week 3 9-Feb The Creeds – What we believe
Week 4 16-Feb The Catholic Approach to Scripture
Week 5 23-Feb The Trinity – God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit
Week 6 1-Mar Catholic Prayer
Week 7 8-Mar Theology of Sacrament & Sacraments of Initiation I (Baptism & Confirmation)
Week 8 15-Mar Sacraments of Initiation II (Eucharist)
Week 9 22-Mar Sacraments of Commitment (Marriage & Holy Orders)
Week 10 29-Mar Sacraments of Healing (Anointing of the sick & reconciliation)
Week 11 5-Apr Catholic Morality
  12-Apr Easter – No session
Week 12 19-Apr Catholic Morality II
Week 13 26-Apr Mary and the Saints
Week 14 3-May Catholic Social Teaching
Week 15 10-May Q&A – Unanswered questions;  The Structure and Meaning of the Mass (USCCB)
Meeting with Monsignor TBD TBD
Reconciliation TBD First Reconciliation
Mass TBD Rite of Reception into Full Communion