Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults


This page is for Candidates and Catechumens of Holy Cross Church, Champaign.

Recordings of the talks are available on this page.  To listen to any talk, just click on what you want to hear.  If you want to save a talk, right click the talk and then click "Save Target as.."

Meeting Date Topic Recorded Talk
Sept 20, 2016
Faith WMA   MP3
Sept 27, 2016 Who is God? WMA   MP3
Oct 4, 2016 Creation: The First Sacrament WMA   MP3
  Michael's Testimony WMA   MP3
Oct 11, 2016 Made for Love: The Christian Anthropology WMA   MP3
Oct 18, 2016 The Fall - Broken Connections WMA   MP3
Oct 25, 2016 Jesus: the Revelation of God WMA   MP3
Nov 1, 2016 Jesus: Redeemer WMA   MP3
Nov 8, 2016 The Church's Interior Life and The Seven Sacraments WMA   MP3
Nov 15, 2016 The Church: External Structure,        Liturgical Year Not Recorded
Nov 22, 2016 No Session - Thanksgiving  
Nov 29, 2016
The Moral Life WMA   MP3
Dec 6, 2016 Marriage and Sexuality
Immaculate Conception
Not Recorded
Dec 13, 2016 Sexuality and the Modern World WMA   MP3
Dec 20, 2016 No Session - Christmas  
Dec 27, 2016 No Session - New Years  
Jan 3, 2017 Ten Commandments (1 - 5) (1 - 3) WMA   MP3
(4 - 5) WMA   MP3
Jan 10, 2017 More Ten Commandments (5 - 6) WMA   MP3
Jan 17, 2017 Prayer WMA   MP3
Jan 24, 2017 Communion of Saints, Queen of Saints WMA   MP3
Jan 31, 2017 Baptism and Confirmation WMA   MP3
Feb 7, 2017 Sacrament of Reconciliation, Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick, In Persona Christi WMA   MP3
Feb 14, 2017 Eucharist WMA   MP3
Feb 21, 2017 Celebrating Mass WMA   MP3
    Not Complete Recording
Feb 26, 2017 Sunday Candidate Retreat Day Not Recorded
Feb 28, 2017 No Session  
Mar 7, 2017 Bishop Barron Eucharist as Sacrifice WMA   MP3
Mar 14, 2017 Spirtuality WMA   MP3
March 21, 2017 More Ten Commandments (7 - 10) WMA   MP3
Mar 28, 2017 Presentation of the Creed WMA   MP3
Apr 4, 2017 Presentation of the Our Father WMA   MP3
Apr 11, 2017 Faith, Hope, and Love, Triduum, Prep for Easter Vigil WMA   MP3
Apr 26, 2017 Easter Vigil  

Links to video shorts used in class:

"Why Am I Catholic?"

"Sit, Stand, Kneel"

"Night of the Living Catechism"

"Water, Water Everywhere"

"Night of the Living Catechism"

"I Confess"

"Statues and Icons"

"You Are A Priest Forever"