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RCIA Calendar 2018-2019

 9/11       Inquiry: What is Faith? (Tuesday, 7:30 PM @ Campus Minisrty Lounge)

 9/18       Inquiry 2: The Creed: Faith Witness of RCIA  (Tuesday, 7:30 PM @ Campus Ministry Lounge)

9/25       Inquiry 3: Ethics of Christian Discipleship (Tuesday, 7:30 PM @ Campus Ministry Lounge)

Weekly Sunday Catechism begins (Venue of RCIA Class is at Regan Auditorium, lunch is provided)

9/30       The Mystery of God and Divine Revelation

10/7       Jesus Christ: The New Adam

10/14     The Holy Spirit: The God Within

10/21     The Tour of the Church: The Assembly of God

10/28     Life of the Saints: The Christian Vocation to Holiness

11/4       Introduction to Sacred Scripture: Lectio Divina 

11/11     Introduction to the Old Testament

11/18     Introduction to the New Testament  

12/2       Welcome Rite of Catechumen 

             RCIA Class: Introduction to the Sacraments

1/20       Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism and Confirmation

1/27       The Eucharist 

2/3       Vocational Sacrament: Ordination and the Religious Life as fruit of Baptismal grace

2/10         Marriage

2/17       Healing Sacraments: Reconciliation and Anointing of the Sick

2/24       Precepts of the Church 

3/3       Rite of Sending at 11 am Mass

            RCIA Class: Christian Morality and Ethics

3/10-3/17 Spring Break

3/17      Rite of Welcome at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception @ 3 PM

3/24      Scrutiny 1 @ 11 AM Mass and Service Day in the afternoon 

3/31      Scrutiny 2 @ 11 AM Mass 

            RCIA  Class: Ongoing Conversion and Transformation of Christian Life through Formation of Mature                                       Conscience

4/7         Scrutiny 3 @ 11 AM Mass 

             RCIA Class: Christian Prayer - "Lord, teach us how to pray" (Lk. 11:1)

4/13      Retreat: Purification and Enlightenment

4-18-4/21 The Great Easter Triduum

4/20      Easter Vigil at St Vincent's Chapel with celebration of the Sacraments of Initiation

4/28       Mystagogia on Evangelization and the Universal Call to Holiness followed by end of the year                              celebration