OCIA Webinar Series – English

September 2022 – February 2023

The Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions invites you to view the following replays form our free series on the Order of Christian Initiation of Adults (OCIA), held between September 2022 – February 2023.

We are fortunate to been able to have assembled an incredibly talented team of presenters to assist you in your parish or diocesan ministry as we journey together through the OCIA!

(All webinars were also offered in Spanish.)


▶️ August 31 | Recapturing the Vision of the OCIA

▶️ September 7 | OCIA: A Rich Tradition and a Revised Translation

▶️ September 14 | Preaching for the Rites of Initiation

▶️ September 21 | Canonical Issues in the Process of Christian Initiation

▶️ September 28 | Discernment in the Process of Christian Initiation

▶️ October 12 | Blessed be God Who Chose You in Christ (Music)

▶️ October 19 | Let the Children Come to Me: OCIA Adapted for Children

▶️ November 2 | The Role of the Bishop in the Initiation Process

▶️ November 9 | The Initiating Community

POSTPONED | The Revised National Statutes  

▶️ November 16 | Period of Evangelization or Precatechumenate

▶️ December 7 | About the Rite of Entrance

▶️ December 14 | The Catechumenate Period: Growing in the Faith

▶️ January 4 | About the Rite of Sending and the Rite of Election

▶️ January 11 | Period of Purification and Enlightenment and its Rites

▶️ January 18 | The Rites of Handing On and of Immediate Preparation

▶️ January 25| God has Called Them to This Moment: Initiation Rites

▶️ February 1 | Initiation in Exceptional Circumstances

▶️ February 8 | Concerning the Baptized (Rites for the Baptized)

▶️ February 15 | Revealing the Mysteries: The Period of Mystagogy

Published by FDLC

Since 1970, the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions has served the clergy and faithful of the dioceses of the United States by providing leadership, scholarship, and resources to aid in the authentic implementation and celebration of the liturgy.