Becoming Catholic (RCIA)
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)- the process by which adults are instructed in the Doctrine of the Church and are prepared to receive the Sacraments of Baptism, First Penance (Confession) , Holy Eucharist (Communion) and Confirmation. This class is offered on Monday evenings from 7:30 to 9:00 pm in the Rectory Classroom (Maurer Room) from September 9, 2019 until April 6, 2020 (except holidays). This program is designed to prepare 1) adult non-Catholics seeking information to understand and/or to enter the Catholic Church, and 2) adult baptized Catholics seeking First Holy Communion and/or Confirmation. Anyone who desires a better understanding of Catholic teachings and practices are welcomed. No registration is required. If you have questions call Bob or Bev Ward, 703-644-5873 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about RCIA, please visit the USCCB page.
If you or someone you know would like to inquire about becoming a Catholic, please call the Parish Office at (703) 440-0535.