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Rite of Election, followed by a ‘selection’

On Feb. 17 at St. Louis Cathedral, Archbishop Gregory Aymond welcomed 106 catechumens and 141 candidates who will enter full communion with the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil.

rite_of_election2Immediately after the prayer service, Michael Schilling of St. Matthew the Apostle Parish called his girlfriend Sarah Calamari, a catechumen, up to the altar to take a picture. Then he dropped to one knee and proposed. Brushing away tears, Calamari said yes.

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