Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (R.C.I.C.)

RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS ADAPTED FOR CHILDREN

(R.C.I.A. FOR CHILDREN)

Mission: To prepare children (of any age), who have not gone through the regular channels of religious education, to receive the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation and Eucharist; and to continue to encourage candidates to participate more fully in the life of the Church. Additional people are needed to share in the instruction of these candidates or catechumens.

Talents: A willingness to learn more about our Catholic doctrine and become a catechist who enjoys sharing their faith with children of all ages. VIRTUS training required.

Time: Moderate — Six sessions in autumn and six in the winter to prepare.

Ministry Leader: Carol Wallington, 440-988-2848, ext. 242, dre@stjosephamherst.com