Interested in Becoming Catholic?
The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) is a process through which adults become full members of the Roman Catholic Church. There are several stages involved in the process, beginning with a period of “Inquiry” to find out more about Catholicism.
FORMED: Online No Fee Offering
St. Michael has subscribed to a dynamic new online platform called FORMED. Every parishioner will have free 24/7 access to the best Catholic content on any device, including your computer, smart TV, smartphone and tablet with internet access. With FORMED you’ll find video programs that explain the Catholic faith, explore the deepest meaning of marriage, receive Bible studies on a variety of topics and includes inspiring audio talks. And you’ll find presenters like Dr. Tim Gray, Dr. Edward Sri, Dr. Mary Healey, Chris Stefanick, Dr. Scott Hahn, Bishop Robert Barron and a lot more.
FORMED is a game-changer, a real immersion of Faith! To access FORMED you will find Instructions below. I strongly encourage you to take advantage of this excellent resource and learn more about your faith so that you not only live it out more deeply but also share it with others.
Our subscription includes the following for FREE: (NOTE: There are active links in the titles below that will take you to that location in FORMED, or to the login page if you are not yet logged in).
- Divine Mercy
- Catholicism Series (Featuring Bishop Robert Barron)
- Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained
- Beloved: Finding Happiness in Marriage (Marriage Prep/Marriage Enrichment)
- Lectio: Peter and Prayer (Bible Studies with Dr. Tim Gray)
- Lectio: Eucharist (Bible study with Dr. Brant Pitre)
- Lectio: Evangelization (Bible Study with Dr. Mary Healy)
- YDisciple (A 4-year Full Discipleship Group Youth Program)
- Opening the Word (Weekly reflections on the Sunday Readings)
- 33 Days to Morning Glory (Consecration Retreat featuring Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC)
- Footprints of God (Nine-Part Video by Steve Ray)
- Lighthouse Catholic Media Audio Presentations (Numerous Topics)
- Movies and eBooks from Ignatius Press Unlimited downloads of accompanying study materials (leader & participant guides)
HOW TO REGISTER
- Go to Formed.org
- Enter our PARISH CODE YFKNCX on the homepage
- Create a personal account with your user name/email and password
- Start enjoying the best Catholic content all in one place!
In the future, log in by going directly to Formed.org and entering your user name/email and password.
IMPORTANT: DO NOT sign up as an individual – the parish access code provides more content than the individual subscription.
For assistance, please contact Mary DiSano, Director of Adult and Family Programs