RCIA



Rite Of Christian Initiation of Adults From the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Canon Law Canons 788 and 789 on the RCIA.

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults February 1987 by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments

Mystagogy and the Synoptic Gospels By James Crampsey in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the British Jesuits, April 2012

Sacraments of Initiation: God's 'I Love You' By Thomas Richstatter, O.F.M. in Catholic Update, 2009

The RCIA Process By Vickie Shepherd of E-Catholic 2000

A New Look at the RCIA By Rita Burns Senseman in Catholic Update, May 2002

Baptism Reformed as End of Rich Process By Dawn Gibeau in National Catholic Reporter, Dec 10, 1993

Storytelling in the RCIA process By Janet K. Ruffing in The Way, 1989

Concentrating the Mind: The Role of Ritual in RCIA By Kevin Donovan in The Way, 1989

What Kind of Church Does the Rite Want By James B. Dunning in The Way, 1989

In the Midst of the Community: Mission and Ministry By Mary Dowd in The Way, 1989

A Paradigm for Christian Living: The Catechumenate By Richard E. Trutter, OP, in Spirituality Today, March 1982

The Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism --- Confirmation --- Eucharist

The Sacraments of Initiation and Christian Life By Frank C. Quinn, OP, in Spirituality Today, March 1982

Liturgical Information for Easter Vigil --- Year A --- Year B --- Year C

Scrutiny An explanation by Paul Turner of the scrutiny process

Images by Thomas Scharbach Several of these images pertain to the RCIA

North American Forum on the Catechumenate An international network of pastoral ministers, liturgists, catechists, and theologians united to share the vision and practice of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Association for Catechumenal Ministry An organization of Catholic clergy and lay people committed to providing a communications, resource and education network for diocesan and parish personnel involved in the preparation of catechumens for initiation into the Catholic Church, of baptized Christians into the full communion of the Catholic Church, and of uncatechized Catholics for reception of Confirmation and First Eucharist

Six Steps to Effective Mystagogy By Miriam Malone, SNJM

A Lost Opportunity: Mystagogy in the RCIA By David Regan in The Way, 1994





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