Introductory Rites

I thought I'd continue describing the 10-Year Memorial Mass for my mother that I began during last week's blog. The occasion concerned my reversion, or the recovery of my lost faith. Introductory Rites Cantare amantis est: To sing is characteristic of the lover – St. Augustine The recording ended, and Mom’s ten-year memorial Mass began …

First Scrutiny

RCIA--Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, also known as a Catholic Converter I've been an RCIA catechist since 2013 when I covered for my husband during an emergency session. Our son was refusing to go to high school. He decided he would stay home for the next three years and just take the GED to …