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What is RCIA?
The RCIA, which stands for Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, is a process through which non-baptized men and women enter the Catholic Church. It includes several stagesmarked by study, prayer and rites at Mass. Participants in the RCIA are known as catechumens. They undergo a process of conversion as they study the Gospel, profess faith in Jesus and the Catholic Church, and receive the sacraments of baptism, confirmation and Holy Eucharist. The RCIA process follows the ancient practice of the Church and was restored by theSecond Vatican Council as the normal way adults prepare for baptism. In 1974 the Rite for Christian Initiation for Adults was formally approved for use in the United States.
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Totus Tuus 2016
TOTUS TUUS a summer catechetical youth program, is being held at Holy Name of Jesus June 12th ~ 17th . The program runs Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:00pm for grades 1 -6th. The 7th - 12th program run Sunday - Thursday 7:30pm to 9:45pm . The day includes catechetical instruction, daily Mass, songs, games and recess. TOTUS TUUS combines catechesis and having FUN!!! The youthfulness and energy of the teachers is contagious; come out and join us!!!
There will be forms in the back of Church or you can stop by the office to register.