Adult Sacrament Prep

The Order of Christian Initiation of Adults (OCIA) is the program for adults who would like to become fully initiated Catholics. Students in OCIA prepare for the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and First Communion.

Students can join at any time!


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18 years of age or older

Resident of Livermore or neighboring cities

Register as a parishioner at St Michael Catholic Church



Attend Mass every Sunday and Holy Days of Obligation

Participate in Tuesday evening and Sunday afternoon online classes

Join periodic in-person gatherings


Length of Program

There is not a set program length, as conversion is a highly individual experience

Minimum of 12 months, but some cases require a longer preparation


Registration Process

You will be contacted to schedule an appointment with a priest (virtual or in-person)

Submit $150 registration fee


Book an Appointment with Jose Angeles, OCIA Coordinator

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