The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults 7: Peter and the Church by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

TRCIA - artwork 2he Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is the process by which adults are formed and received into full communion with the Catholic Church.  We continue our publication of the full text of Fr Guy de Gaynesford’s RCIA course, written for this purpose for use in parishes.

This session is entitled Peter and the Church  This is a look at the ministry of the Pope and the teaching office of the bishops in union with the Pope.

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St Peter Prince of the Apostles 8 – The Petrine Office, Gift of Authority – Fr Guy de Gaynesford

In our final session in this series Fr Guy de Gaynesford speaks on the significance and value of the Office of Peter historically and for today.  44 minutes

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The Petrine Office – the gift of authority to the Church

This audio recording by Fr Guy de Gaynesford explores the historical basis of the papacy and attempts to explain why Catholics accept the position of the Pope as a gift of God to guide and govern the Church and maintain its essential unity – 44 minutes

For our full course on St Peter the Prince of the Apostles click here