Engaged couples are scheduled to participate in our weekend
classes during the last weekend in January [Friday 6:30 - 10:00 p.m. and Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.] Three
or four married couples and Father Jim or Father Vijay provide a variety
of activities, [one on one, a small group, large group, personal reflection]
which touch on communication about key aspects of married life.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults [RCIA] Cantact:
This is the process during at least a nine-month period
which prepares persons who have not been baptized or who come from another
Christian tradition to become members of the Roman Catholic Church, either
through the sacraments of Initiation [Baptism, Confirmation, Holy Eucharist].
A Team of lay persons, pastoral associates and priest lead the weekly
faith sharing sessions from September to Pentecost.
A variety of topics and presenters of interest to the Catholic
faith and life.
Usually a six-week program presented twice a year.
Children's Instruction for Sacrament Preparation
RCIC [Rite of Christian Initiation of Children] prepares
school age children [usually Grade 2] for baptism prior to reception of