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FIRST RECONCILIATION AND FIRST EUCHARIST

Dates

First Reconciliation: Monday 16 April at 6.00 p.m.

First Eucharist: Saturday 5 May ay 11.00 a.m.

Preparation of the Sacraments

1.Sunday 4 February, at 11.00 a.m.

2.Sunday 18 March at 11.00 a.m.

3.Sunday 8 April at 11.00 a.m.

4.Sunday 15 April at 11.00 a.m.

5.Sunday 22 April at 11.00 a.m.

After 4th session, First Reconciliation and after 5th session 1st Eucharist.

Please Know the following:

Reception of First Eucharist in the Diocese of Hamilton normally happens in grade 2.

Family life, daily prayer, attendance at Mass, instruction through the Catholic School /Parish are the ways children are prepared for First Reconciliation and First Eucharist.

Is the child ready for the Sacraments?

The decision concerning the individual child’s readiness to receive First Eucharist rests with the child’s parents in consultation with the parish priest.

What is essential?

The child is a baptized Catholic or a baptized non-Catholic who makes a profession of faith.

What the child needs to know?

A Basic understanding of the following will be very helpful:

Jesus Christ, Sign of the Cross, Our Father, Hail Mary, Holy Mary, Glory be Prayer, How to pray (before meal, morning, evening etc.), Faith, Love, Forgiveness, Commandments, Sin, Act of contrition, How to make confession , Familiarity with the celebration of Holy Mass.

 

First Communion 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

FIRST COMMUNION 2017