Rite Of Christian Initiation:
The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, RCIA, is focused on the conversion of Catechumens, the unbaptized, and Candidates, those baptized in other Christian denominations or Catholics seeking to complete their sacramental initiation into the Roman Catholic faith. It is a process focused on conversion during an extended period of formation, typically October through the Easter season.
Available to any Adult or Child (grade three and older) interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith with the added desire of celebrating the Sacraments with us.
Please join us for ongoing Adult scripture and DVD exploring every Wednesday morning from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Come learn more about our awesome traditions, sacraments, and church. Come on over to Phelan Hall Classroom #3, or call Linda Pintar at 480-250-1320.
R.C.I.A. classes are for adults (High School age and older) who want to know more about the Catholic Church, it's practices and beliefs with the interest of becoming a full member of our Catholic faith community; Communion, Confirmation and Baptism for adults. This is a full year of instruction and learning experience. Sunday evenings from 5:30 - 6:45 p.m. New classes for 2017 will begin 4/30/17. Classes end with the celebration of the Sacraments at the Easter Vigil. Call Linda at 520-868-5940 with questions or 480-250-1320 to register.
ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PARISH MISSION STATEMENT
We, the people of The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Parish, accept the responsibility and challenge for the mission of Jesus to the Catholic Church "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations." This is accomplished by creating a Christian community of Jesus which is alive and proclaims our worship, education, and service to others.