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 Rite of Election Presentation of the Catechumens
On behalf of all responsible for the formation of catechumens, the Diocesan Director of Formation, Erin McGeever, affirms that the catechumens are ready to be called by the Church to the Easter Sacraments. The presider invites the catechumens together with their godparents to stand.
Testimony of the Godparents of the Catechumens
  Bishop:
Godparents:
Bishop:
Godparents:
Bishop
Godparents:
Bishop:
God’s holy church wishes to know whether these catechumens are sufficiently prepared to be enrolled among the elect for the coming celebration of Easter. And so I speak first to all of you, their god- parents:
Have they faithfully listened to God’s Word proclaimed by the Church?
They have/Sí, lo han escuchado
Have they responded to that Word and begun to walk in God’s presence?
They have/Sí, lo han hecho
Have they shared the company of their Christian brothers and sisters and joined with them in prayer?
They have/Sí, lo han hecho
On behalf of the Church, I thank you for your testimony, and invite you to be seated, please.
Affirmation by the Assembly
Bishop: And now I speak to you, my brothers and sisters in this assembly: Are you ready to support the testimony expressed about these catechumens and include them in your prayer and affection as we move toward Easter?
Assembly: We are/ Sí, estamos
 













































































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