Rite of Christian Initiation
Contact: Gladys Whitehouse at (919) 847-8205 x236
This information is for the current RCIA catechumens, candidates, sponsors and team members of the on-going RCIA process at St. Francis of Assisi Church. Welcome!
BOW Resumes at the Sunday 11:30 Mass
2013 RCIA Schedule
Sept 2 Labor Day
Sept 9 Sacrament of Baptism – Confirmation
Sept 16 Sacrament of Eucharist
Sept 23 Moral Decision Making
Sept 30 St. Francis of Assisi
Oct 7 Ecumenism/Interfaith
Oct 14 The Creed
Oct 20 Full Communion
Oct 21 Revelation & Faith
Oct 28 Communion of Saints
Nov 4 Humanity & Divinity of Jesus
Nov 11 Kingdom of God
Nov 18 Commandments/Beatitudes
Nov 25 Liturgical Year
Dec 2 Sacrament of Reconciliation Presentation
Dec 8 Rite of Welcome & Acceptance
Dec 9 Parish Reconciliation Service (7pm)
Dec 16 Incarnation
Dec 23 NO Session
Dec 30 NO Session
Every Sunday at the 11:30 am Mass, all the catechumens and candidates will dismiss from Mass after the homily in order to participate in the Breaking Open the Word. You are asked to read the upcoming Scripture readings for Sunday’s Mass as well as the provided study and reflection materials. You can find the weekly reading on the USCCB website by clicking HERE.
UPCOMING SUNDAY READINGS & REFLECTION MATERIALS
These links provide content to further deepen our understanding of the coming Sunday’s lectionary readings.
St. Louis University Center for Liturgy a comprehensive site to prepare for each Sunday’s readings.
Jude Siciliano a Raleigh Dominican who offers a preparation for the Sunday readings.
Creighton University Daily Commentary a daily commentary on the readings of the day with links to Bible Readings.