Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

St. Augustine Church in South San Francisco offers an RCIA Program.    

RCIA is the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults.  

The RCIA Team (from left to right) Eleanor Breite, Bert Tandoc, Fran Guevarra, Heidi Caramanzana and Deacon Nestor Fernandez. Circa 2017

The RCIA Program is open to any person who:

  • has never been baptized.
  • has been baptized in another religion.
  • has been baptized in the Catholic faith but has never been confirmed in the Catholic faith.
  • the RCIA Program is open to any adult age 18 and above ONLY.


Overall Program Information:


  • RCIA Classes are held each year on Sundays from mid-September through the three weeks following Easter Sunday.  
  • Classes are held in one of the Church Conference Rooms.  
  • Times of classes are 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM.  
  • Class consists of instruction and discussion in the Catholic Faith followed by the entire class attending the 11:00 Mass together at St. Augustine Church.


If you are interested in the RCIA Program, please stop by the Parish Office to obtain an enrollment form.  

Submit your completed enrollment form to, Amor Baldomero or Patricia Abdelalim at the parish office.    
For further information, please call, Deacon Nestor Fernandez, Director of the St. Augustine RCIA Program at (415) 672-5252

NOTE: Registration is now closed. Please contact Deacon Nestor at (415) 672-5252 for information on the next series of classes.

STEWARDSHIP is the grateful response of a Christian disciple who recognizes and receives God’s gifts and shares these gifts in love of God and neighbor.


What is RCIA?

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Deacon Nestor L. Fernandez II at (415) 672-5252

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