Rite for the Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
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[German Version]

is the English version of the Roman Catholic Ordo initiationis christianae adultorum (1972) for the admission of adults into the Church by catechumenate and initiation (baptism, confirmation, first communion), published in 1985 by the International Committee on English in the Liturgy (subsequently dissolved by Rome).

Bibliography

The Rites of the Catholic Church, publ. International Committee on English in the Liturgy, vol. I, 1990.

Cite this page
Praßl, Franz Karl, “Rite for the Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 19 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_025001>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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