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Rite of Election

  • Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe 2215 Ross Avenue Dallas, TX, 75201 United States (map)

The Rite of Election includes the enrollment of names of all those seeking baptism at the coming Easter Vigil.  The catechumens, their sponsors and families gather at the cathedral church. The catechumens publicly express their desire for baptism to the diocesan bishop. Their names are recorded in a book and they are called "the elect."

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