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RCIA at Easter Vigil

RCIA at Easter Vigil

If anyone declares publicly that they belong to me, I will do the same for them before my Father in Heaven… (Matthew 10:32) This coming Saturday night we celebrate the Easter Vigil. It is at this liturgy that Debbie Garcez, Misty Arias, and Benjamin Reed will receive the Sacraments of Initiation, and We …
RCIA: Celebration of the Third Scrutiny

RCIA: Celebration of the Third Scrutiny

During Lent, those preparing for full initiation into the Roman Catholic faith have entered into the Period of Purification and Enlightenment. This is a of intense introspection and prayer. As the Elect, Candidates, and our entire community, journey with them toward the joy of Easter, …
Celebration of the Second Scrutiny

Celebration of the Second Scrutiny

Next Sunday at the 11:30AM Mass we join our Elect and Candidates in hearing the story of Jesus healing the man born blind. Together we welcome the light of Christ to shine on our spiritual blindness and pray for the courage to live as children of …
The Way to Become Catholic

The Way to Become Catholic

RCIA – The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults What are Scrutinies? For those preparing for full initiation at Easter, the ninety days from Ash Wednesday through Pentecost, are referred to as the Period of Purification and Enlightenment. During Lent our Elect and Candidates are invited to reflect on three …