Schedule

RCIA Schedule • Fall 2016

Fall 2016 Meetings • Wednesdays 6–7:30pm
Garden Room / Pasquerilla

  • September 7 — Period of Inquiry: Introduction of Team and RCIA Process
  • September 14 — Period of Inquiry: Reflection of Neophytes and others who have experienced the RCIA Process
  • September 21 — The Bible, Sacred Scripture, Old Testament
  • September 28 — Jesus, the Gospels, and New Testament
  • October 12 — The Mass, Church Tour at Holy Family Chapel or Our Lady of Victory Parish
  • October 19 — Prayer and Liturgy
  • October 26 — The Communion of Saints
  • November 2 — Inquirer Interviews; 30 minute session with each Inquirer
  • November 9 — The Structure of the Church; Authority, Dioceses, Parishes; Lay ministry
  • November 16 — Liturgical Year and Lectionary Cycles; Advent
  • November 30 — Doctrines of the Church (Creed, Incarnation, Immaculate Conception, Teachings, etc)
  • December 7 — Sacraments and Symbols; Scriptural Basis; Overview of Seven Sacraments

Breaking Open the Word Sessions • Sundays at the 9pm Mass

  • November 13 — Rite of Acceptance and Welcoming, Breaking Open the Word Session to Follow
  • December 4 — Breaking Open the Word Session
  • December 11 — Breaking Open the Word Session

Spring 2017 Important Dates
January 11 • First session
March 1 • Ash Wednesday
March 5 • Rite of Election and Enrollment of Names of Catechumens; Call to Continuing Conversion of Candidates (Altoona)
March 5–11 • Spring Break
April 8 • Palm (Passion) Sunday Retreat
April 15 • Easter Vigil
April 16 • Easter Sunday
April 29 • Mass of Thanksgiving

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