Interested in becoming Catholic

If you are open to seeing what God is offering, you may be surprised with what you find in the Catholic faith 

 

I would like to explore parish life
There are many parishes throughout the Archdiocese of St. Louis. You can use our Parish Finder to find a parish near you. You may also check out a complete list of the Catholic parishes in St. Louis and find Mass times and contact information.

I would like to learn more about becoming Catholic
The formation of adults and process by which they are initiated into the Church is known as the "Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults," or the "RCIA." Please call a local parish office or click to learn more about RCIA.

I would like to learn more about the sacraments
The purpose of the sacraments is to make people holy, to build up the Body of Christ and to give worship to God. Worship is integral to our lives as Christians. When we engage in the prayer of the Church, we are formed as the Body of Christ.. Please call the pastor of a local parish or click to learn more about the sacraments.

I would like to learn more about the Catholic faith
If you are open to seeing what God is offering, you may be surprised with what you find in the Catholic faith. Many people who take time to learn about the teachings of the Church soon discover that they really don’t have the objections they thought they had. Learn more about the Catholic Church and its teachings.