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5 Ways to Help Your Child Prepare for First Communion

Ways to Help your child prepare for first holy communion

First Communion is such an exciting and spiritually important day in the life of a young Catholic. Your child will receive the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ for the first time. Because it is such a wonderful day, Catholic families celebrate together when it happens. So many traditions have grown out of this practice.…

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8 Ways to Help Your Child Prepare for First Confession

Helping your child prepare for their first confession is an exciting time to share in their developing faith journey. W However, reconciliation can be a tremendous source of spiritual reflection. It is a necessary step in receiving forgiveness and growing closer to God. For your child to have a successful and enriching first confession, here…

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How to Help Your Child Prepare for Lent

This year, the season of Lent begins on March 1st, which we call Ash Wednesday. You’ll see streams of Catholics heading to the nearest parish to receive the imposition of ashes on their foreheads and to hear the priest say the words, “Turn away from sin, and be faithful to the Gospel.” Catholics across the…

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How to Help Your Child Choose a Confirmation Name

Your child has been through all the classes and is getting ready for confirmation. The day is set, and you’ve picked out an outfit. The sponsors are lined up and ready to go. There’s one more thing to do. Your child needs to pick a confirmation name. Why Choose a Confirmation Name? Why do we…

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