Rite of Election- February 18, 2018 – 3:00 PM
Rite of Election
3:00 PM on Sunday February 18th, 2018
(let you arrive not later than 2:00 PM)
Parking is very limited… please arrive early….!!!!
This ceremony is For candidates, parents and Godparents (if Godparents are not able to be present, you will need to select somebody who will represent them at the ceremony)
Purpose of this meeting: This Ceremony is very important. On this day the candidates will be personally welcomed by Archbishop Wenski, the Archbishop of Miami.
In his presence the candidates will write their names in the Book of the Elected, which is a special book kept at the Cathedral of Miami and symbolizes the Heart of God,
the spiritual meaning of this ceremony is that “the candidate’s name is now written in the very Heart of God”.
Girls wear a white dress. No gowns, No high hills.
Boys wear black or blue pants with a white shirt and tie. No gowns, No snickers.
Parents and Godparents, formal dress
Since many parishes attends this meeting, we are able TO RESERVE SEATS ONLY for the Candidates and his/her Sponsor.
If you have 2 sponsors, ONLY one will be able to seat with the Candidate
Name of Candidates attending this Ceremony