Thinking about becoming Catholic?

Interested in finding out more about the Catholic Church or considering becoming a Catholic? The Catholic Church welcomes new members of all ages. It is never too late to become a Catholic.

We would love to hear from you and to help you on your faith journey. If you would like to find out more about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA, a program that teaches our faith to older children and adults) Please contact one of our two parishes:

Immaculate Conception, Newburyport/Newbury email

Holy Redeemer, Merrimac/W. Newbury email

Here are some links that may help you on your faith journey:

http://www.usccb.org/beliefs-and-teachings/who-we-teach/rite-of-christian-initiation-of-adults/ United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) page

http://www.bostoncatholic.org/Being-Catholic/Content.aspx?id=11314 Archdiocese of Boston Web site information page on becoming Catholic

http://www.catholic.com/documents/how-to-become-a-catholic Catholic answers on how to become Catholic

http://www.ewtn.com/v/experts/conference.asp Eternal World Television Network (EWTN) Q&A page

http://www.ewtn.com/faith/teachings/index.asp Eternal World Television Network (EWTN) teachings of the Catholic Church

http://www.catholicdigest.com/index.html Monthly magazine exploring faith and family living

http://www.usccb.org/beliefs-and-teachings/what-we-believe/catechism/catechism-of-the-catholic-church/epub/index.cfm?p=37-chap United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), Catechism of the Catholic Church

http://www.vatican.va/archive/compendium_ccc/documents/archive_2005_compendium-ccc_en.html The Vatican's Compendium to the Catechism of the Catholic Church

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/ Catholic Encyclopedia