Catholic RCIA has begun for Easter 2017 at The Citadel!
Catholic RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) has begun at The Citadel for Catholic Campus Ministry for all those seeking to be Confirmed or for those who are seeking Full Communion with the Catholic Church. The program requires faithful attendance at a weekly Thursday evening meeting to learn about Catholicism and to prepare for the 2017 Easter Sunday. The schedule is as follows:
Campus Catholic Ministry at the Citadel: RCIA Schedule 2016-2017
We will meet on Thursdays in Mark Clark Hall, Rm. 350, except for those days where it is noted. We will begin at 1830 and finish by 1930.
Fall Semester 2016
Sept. 1st: Introduction, Getting to Know Each Other
Sept. 8th: The Pillars of the Church
Sept. 15th: Holy Scripture and Sacred Tradition
Sept. 22nd: Who is Jesus?
Sept. 29th: The Sacraments of the Church I
Oct. 6th: Parent's Weekend; no meeting
Oct. 13th: The Sacraments of the Church II
Oct. 20th: Holy Mass
Oct. 27th: The Eucharist; Source and Summit of Our Faith
Nov. 3rd: Homecoming Weekend; no meeting
Nov. 10th: Prayer
Nov. 17th: Models of Faith
Nov. 24th: Thanksgiving Furlough; no meeting
December 1st: Sin and Forgiveness
Spring Semester 2017
Jan. 12th: Saints
Jan. 19th: The Mystery of the Trinity
Jan 26th: The Passion of the Lord
Feb. 2nd: They Dignity of the Human Person
Feb. 9th: Faith and Works
Feb. 16th: Social Justice: The Preferential Option for the Poor
Feb. 23rd: Marriage and Human Sexuality
Mar. 2nd: Beginning the Lenten Journey
Mar. 9th: Stewardship of Creation
Mar. 16th: Leadership Symposium/Corps Day Weekend; no meeting
Mar. 23rd: "What Have I Gotten Myself Into?" Living the Catholic Life
Mar. 30th: Spring Break; no meeting
Apr. 6th Final Q and A Session
Apr. 11th: CHRISM MASS at the CATHEDRAL (Time TBA)
Apr. 13th: HOLY THURSDAY at SACRED HEART CHURCH (Time TBA)
Apr. 14th: GOOD FRIDAY at SACRED HEART CHURCH (Time TBA)
Apr. 15th: EASTER VIGIL at SACRED HEART CHURCH (Time TBA)
Apr. 16th: EASTER SUNDAY at SACRED HEART CHURCH (Time TBA)
Apr. 20th: Reflections on the Experience
It is critically important that all participants adhere to this schedule and that they attend every meeting.
Any questions or special needs should be discussed with Professor Rosenblum.