RCIA (Becoming Catholic) | Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church

RCIA (Becoming Catholic)

Are you thinking of becoming Catholic?

Were you Baptized Catholic, but have not yet received First Communion and/or Confirmation?

Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic faith?

Come to learn more of what being a Catholic is all about!

Classes will begin in September from 7:00 – 8:30pm in the Parish Hall

What is RCIA?

RCIA is the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. It is a process by which a person becomes initiated into the full sacramental life of the Catholic Church through weekly instruction.

Who is RCIA for?

RCIA is designed for unbaptized adults, adults baptized in another Christian tradition

who are now interested in becoming Catholic, or baptized Catholics who are not fully initiated (need First Communion and/or Confirmation)

To register—-call the RCIA Coordinators, Phil and Sally Girardi at 703-435-9116 or visit the

parish website under Community (RCIA Becoming Catholic)

Looking forward to seeing you!


Posted on June 23, 2022