Episode 7: Exorcism and the mystery of evil in the RCIA

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Discover how the elect wrestle with the mystery of evil and how to maximize the power of the three major exorcisms of the lenten period.

Articles on the history of the scrutinies

History of the scrutinies: 3 things your RCIA team needs to know
RCIA vs. Hollywood—the true meaning of “exorcism”

Previous episodes

  1. Episode 121: Why the church returned to the norm of adult baptism
  2. Episode 120: Four key markers that identify us as true Christians
  3. Episode 119: The ancient truth about the church that Vatican II revealed
  4. Episode 118: How God speaks to us today
  5. Episode 117: Three words in the Creed that caused the great schism between East and West
  6. Episode 116: How the Holy Spirit Sparked a Centuries Long Church Controversy
  7. Episode 115: From the archives—The four most powerful symbols of the Easter Vigil
  8. Episode 114: From the archives—Best RCIA practices for the Easter Vigil

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Webinar: Practical, essential do’s and don’ts for the RCIA scrutinies

The three scrutinies that we celebrate with the elect can be powerful moments of conversion for the entire parish. Or they can be deadly dull exercises in pious patience. Come find out how to make your celebrations compelling and effective. Here’s what we’ll be discussing:

  • Why the scrutinies are some of the most important rites in the RCIA
  • What the scrutinies celebrate
  • Essential do’s and don’ts for powerful celebrations
  • What could happen to our parishes if we did the scrutinies well

Don’t miss this essential workshop! Click here for more information.


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