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Finding the Videos We Use at Class

The great majority of the time, we will show a professionally made video during class to explain that week’s topic.  Most of those videos will come from a 20-episode series called “Symbolon.”  You can watch them on the internet anytime … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to the 2017 – 2018 St. Monica RCIA program!  We are so glad you have chosen our program.  We will post information and announcements here on the blog from time to time.  Also, very importantly, when you miss class … Continue reading

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Party and Potluck on May 8

Our last meeting will be Monday, May 8.  We’ll start with Mass in the church at 7pm.  Then we’ll retire to our usual room in the family center for a farewell potluck dinner. The RCIA team will provide entrees.  We’re … Continue reading

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First Confessions on May 2

On May 2, our newly baptized Catholics are invited to come to St. Monica Church at 7pm to make your first Confessions.  Some children of the parish will be making their first Confessions then too, and we will have plenty … Continue reading

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No Class on Easter Monday!

Congratulations to our new and fully initiated Catholics! Just a reminder that there will be no class on Monday, April 17.  We hope you will join us the next three Mondays as we wrap up with two classes on living … Continue reading

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Confession

If you are a candidate (have been validly baptized) and missed last night’s First Confessions, you need to make your First Confession on your own before Easter.  Note that many churches do not offer confessions the last few days before … Continue reading

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More about sacrifices

Guest speaker Elizabeth Nava sent a short two-page article elaborating on the Catholic tradition of thinking of sacrifices as a kind of prayer.  You can access the article by clicking here: sacrifice

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