This booklet contains all the essentials for parents preparing their children for First Communion. Full of practical advice and gentle encouragement, this engaging and thoughtful resource provides answers to children’s questions and a beautiful collection of family prayers. With an imprimatur from the Diocese of St. Louis, its the perfect for take-home resource every parent in your program.
First Communion is important in a child’s life! Parents can share more deeply in their child’s joy as the family prepares for the first receipt of this precious gift. Christ gave us a special gift when he instituted the Sacrament of Eucharist at the Last Supper. For this reason, a child’s First Communion is a very important day is his or her life as well as the lives of the parents. Veteran catechist Pat Fosarelli helps parents share more deeply in their child’s joy as they prepare to receive this precious gift. This beautiful booklet explains the sacrament in very accessible language, helping the parents join with their children in Christ’s great sacrament of love.