Are you someone or do you know someone who…

*Has expressed an interest in becoming Catholic?

*Has a child over the age of fifteen who has not been baptized?

*Was baptized but has not celebrated the Sacraments of Confirmation and/or Eucharist?

If so, St. Justin’s RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) is always ready to accept those inquiring into becoming fully initiated Catholic Christians. For further information Contact the Parish Office for adults (732) 270-3980 and the Religious Education Office for children (732) 270-3797

. The program consists of five different stages:

  • PRE-CATECHUMENATE: A period of inquiry about the Catholic faith.
  • CATECHUMENATE: A period of study of the faith/creed.
  • ILLUMINATION PERIOD: Spiritual and scriptural preparation stage.
  • BAPTISM AND RECEPTION: At the Easter Vigil.
  • MYSTAGOGIA: A time of continued study.