2017-2018 RCIA - Syllabus

Instructor

Kyle Hammons

512-571-9219

rosanky21@yahoo.com

Instructor

Alan Seidel

512-237-0758

tseidel@gvtc.com



Class #


Date

Instructor

Class Topic

Class 1


Sept 10

Kyle Hammons


Opening prayer, sign of the cross, Introduce ourselves, what to expect, sources we will be using, handouts

Class 2


Sept 17

Kyle Hammons

Salvation History/ Focus on Exodus

No Class

Sept 24


(St Mary’s Bazar)


Class 3


Oct 1

Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “I believe in God, the Father almighty, Creator of heaven and earth”

Class 4


Oct 8

Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “and in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord”

Class 5


Oct 15

Alan Seidel

Apostles Creed- “who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary”

Class 6


Oct 22


Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died and was buried”

No Class

Oct 29


(No Class)


Class 7


Nov 5

Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “He descended into hell; on the third day He rose again from the dead”

Class 8


Nov 12

Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “He ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of God the Father almighty”

Class 9


Nov 19

Alan Seidel

Apostles Creed- “from there he will come to judge the living and the dead, I believe in the Holy Spirit”

No Class


Nov 26


(Thanksgiving)

Class 10


Dec 3

Kyle Hammons

(Advent begins, Rite of Acceptance at String Prairie)

Apostles Creed- “the holy catholic Church” (One, Holy)

Class 11


Dec 10

Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “the holy catholic Church (Catholic, Apostolic), the communion of saints”

Class 12

Dec 17

Kyle Hammons

Apostles Creed- “the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and life everlasting Amen”

No Class


Dec 24


(Christmas)

No Class


Dec 31


(New Year)

Class 13


Jan 7

Kyle Hammons

Alan Seidel

Sacraments in General

Sacraments- Baptism

Class 14


Jan 14

Alan Seidel

Confirmation


Class 15


Jan 21

Kyle Hammons

Sacraments- Eucharist (part 1)

Class 16


Jan 28

Kyle Hammons

Sacraments- Eucharist (part 2)

Class 17


Feb 4

Kyle Hammons

Sacraments- Penance

No Class

Feb 7


Receive the Sacrament of Penance at String Prairie


No Class


Feb 11


Lent begins, Rite of Election at Rockne

Class 18


Feb 18

Alan Seidel

Sacraments- Holy Orders and Anointing of the Sick

Class 19


Feb 25

Kyle Hammons

Sacraments- Matrimony

No Class


March 4


(Spring Break)

Class 20


March 11

Kyle Hammons

The Mass

Class 21


March 18

Kyle Hammons

Divine Mercy Devotion

No Class


March 25


Practice for reception of the sacraments in Rockne

No Class


March 31


Easter vigil mass, reception of the sacraments at Rockne

No Class


April 1


(Easter)

No Class


April 8


(Divine Mercy Sunday)

Parish lunch after mass celebrating reception into the church

Class 22


April 15

Kyle Hammons

Life in Christ- Grace, Beatitudes, Sin

Class 23


April 22

Kurt Hammons

(Special Guest)

Humanae Vitae (Of Human Life)

Class 24


April 29

Kyle Hammons

Life in Christ- Commandments, Precepts of the Church

Class 25


May 6

Kyle Hammons

Prayer and devotions (Sacred Heart Devotion)

Class 26


May 13

Kyle Hammons

The role of Mary in the Church

Class 26


May 20


Make up day

Class 27


May 29


Make up day