A Sacrament of Initiation
Essential Conditions for the Reception of First Eucharist It is necessary that a child:
Believe that the Eucharist IS TRULY the BODY and BLOOD of Jesus, and have a DESIRE to receive Him.
Preparation for receiving the Eucharist begins in the first grade, and continues through second grade; however, preparation to receive the sacrament is ultimately the parents' responsibility.
Checklist for First Eucharist:
Parent Information Meeting
Attendance by one parent is expected to attend one important meeting. In order for your child to receive the sacrament it is necessary for one parent to attend. Childcare is offered by reservation only. Please contact Sara Walsh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 9:30am in the Parish Hall
Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 8:00am in the Lecture Hall
Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 10:00am in the Lecture Hall