RCIA, Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, refers to the process of formation, ritual, and prayer through which adults prepare for entrance into the Church through Baptism, Entrance into Full Communion of the Catholic Church (for those already validly baptized in non-Catholic Christian churches), and completion of the Sacraments of Initiation (Confirmation and First Eucharist).

If you are interested in becoming a Catholic or receiving the sacraments, please email catholic@hofstra.edu