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Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Rite of Election at Westminster Cathedral

St Margaret's RCIA group had a lovely time at the Cathedral on Saturday 21st February, where Leah became an Elect (her first official step towards baptism this Easter) and David made his initial co

RCIA can also be known as 'exploring the Catholic faith for adults.' We welcome anyone who wants to know more about Catholicisim, which usually includes:

  • Catholics wishing to broaden and deepen their understanding of the Faith.
  • Baptised members of other Christian denominations who are interested in the possibility of becoming Catholics.
  • Those who have not been baptised into any Christian community but who feel that the Catholic church has something to offer them.

We meet weekly, starting in mid September and building up to the Easter vigil, when those wishing to be accepted into the Church will recieve baptism, First Communion and Confirmation. 

If you would like to find out more, please contact Becca at rebeccaevenhuis@rcdow.org.uk