PARENTS The best preparation for receiving one's First Eucharist is to attend mass weekly to familiarize the children with the gestures and prayers.
Children may question why they need to attend mass. Think about why you should as a family attend mass. Then read these. Here is a great article, Why Do I Have to Go to Mass? Here is part 2 of the article.
Parents of children who will be preparing for the Sacrament of Eucharist gathered in January at 7 pm in the Parish Ministry Center.
Children preparing for the Sacrament of First Holy Communion and their families attended the 11 am teaching mass. Click here for a picture.
The Sacrament of First Holy Communion will be held in May.
Children are to be in the Parish Ministry Center 1/2 hour before Mass begins. After Mass, they will need to come back to the Parish Ministry Center to pick up their banners.
First Communion Gift Ideas A picture of Jesus A picture of the Last Supper, our First Eucharist
Saint Bernadette Roman Catholic Parish 5930 S Abbott Rd. | Orchard Park, NY 14127 www.saintbopny.org