Order of Christian Initiation for Adults (OCI-A) & Teens (OCI-Teen)

This is the rite of the Church by which non-Catholics become Catholic. The rite begins with an inquiry period and lasts until an individual is prepared and chooses to receive the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation).

Adult Programs

This is an ongoing journey of preparation. We invite all interested to contact the Parish Office or drop by the Inquiry Class on Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., Room 105. For information on the program, contact Bill Garrity : 770-552-8079

Children’s Programs – Order of Christian Initiation for Children (OCI-C)

New dates and time will be posted soon.

Sunday, (Children)
Sunday, (Adults, begin the catechumenate after the Inquiry Class)
Mass dismissal:

For students in grades 3-12 & Adults who have not been baptized OR who have been baptized but have not received formal religious education.
Learning & experiencing the Catholic faith and preparing to receive Baptism, Reconciliation, First Eucharist and Confirmation. For children, 8 years old – Grade 8, this is a two-year process.

For information on programs for children (Grades 3 through 12), call Sheila Murray : 678-223-7349 

or Religious Education Office : 770-977-1442, Ext. 125.


Transfiguration offers Confirmation classes each year to adults that have been Baptized and have received First Holy Eucharist in the Catholic Church. You will attend 6 classes.Confirmation is at Pentecost. 

Class Schedule for Spring of 2020: TBD

Pentecost Evening of Reflection is required as part of this class.  Date TBD

Adult Confirmation is going to be held when we can gather together again safely.

To Enter the Program in the next session, contact the Adult Faith Formation Director:

Therese DeLashmutt : 678-223-7328