Our Parish Programs Archives: Adult Faith Formation

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

At the Easter Vigil on Holy Saturday night, St. Anselm parish will welcome 9 new members, who will be received into the Church by Fr. Michael. They have prayed and studied since last fall to come to this moment. They … Continue reading

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Journey of My Soul

A spiritual journey together on the Road to Emmaus. For all men and women who are searching for God’s presence, an interior sense of wholeness and fulfillment, our new session will provide many practical and simple guidelines that will lead … Continue reading

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RCIA – Third Scrutiny: John 11:1-45

April 6th is the final Scrutiny, the last of the final preparations for Joshua K. and Nisha S., our Elect, to receive the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist at the Great Easter Vigil. This story of raising Lazarus is … Continue reading

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RCIA – Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Second Scrutiny: John 9:1-41 – March 30th, 10:00 A.M. Family Mass We are moved from darkness to light, blindness to sight, by the radiant light of Christ’s glory and truth. Turning toward Christ involves a putting on and accepting Christ’s … Continue reading

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The Scrutinies Banners

The Scrutinies are the rituals that mark the final preparation of the Elect who will receive the sacraments of initiation (Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist). These rituals will be celebrated at the 10:00 A.M. Mass in the Parish Centre Worship Space on … Continue reading

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Rite of Sending

On March 2nd we celebrate the Parish celebration for sending (Rite of Sending) the Catechumens, Candidates, and their Sponsor to the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis in order to participate in the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion. … Continue reading

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Your Help is Needed!

Our Lenten spiritual program this year will be a Life In the Sprit Seminar (LISS) on Mondays, March 3, 10, 24, 31, April 7, and 14 at 7:00 P.M. in the Parish Centre. As a parish community we are called … Continue reading

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Bible Study

Thursday morning Bible Study will reflect on the Old Testament’s most lyrical book, the Song of Songs. We will use the New Collegeville Bible Commentary and other resources. The discussions are informal and friendly. Everyone is welcome to attend! Bible … Continue reading

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RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)

As we celebrate the Baptism of the Lord, let us recall our own Baptism. We have all received the call to go and baptize all nations. Pray for Joshua Kramer and Nisha Shetty who are preparing for their baptisms at … Continue reading

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