Rite of Christian Initiation for Children / Rito de Iniciación Cristiana para Niños
What is RCIC?
RCIC refers to the”Rite of Christian Initiation for Children.” This is a newer term than RCIA which refers to the “Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults.” RCIC is the process for children to be baptized and enter the Catholic Church who have not been baptized as an infant but are now passed the age of reason and know right and wrong and can thus commit actual sins.
Can more than one child from the same family be enrolled in RCIC?
Absolutely! In many cases when a family is joining the Church together, there is more than one child involved. It is highly encouraged to enroll all children at one time.