Preparing for First Holy Communion

Welcome to the First Holy Communion preparation support page. We will add to this page as the weeks go on. The material for the latest sessions will be at the top. You can scroll down for material from earlier sessions.

All the videos can be found on our YouTube playlist here

Session 4: Giving Thanks

Why has Fr. Tony got a toy car in front of him? watch the video to find out!

In the video Fr. Tony mentions the Tabernacle. In the previous video he talked about the chalice and ciborium. Here is a quizlet page on the names of some of the things you find in church

Click here for more resources from the Growing Up Catholic website

Session 3: Offering Our Gifts

Fr. Tony explains some things about the Offertory at Mass

Sr Mary Angela explains how Holy Communion breads are made

Session 2: Listening to God's Word

Fr Tony talks about the Bible and how it fits into the Mass

The God Who Speaks

This year our bishops are encouraging us to learn more about the bible and its place in the church. They have prepared lots of resources. which you can find on the website here.

You can also click here for more resources from the Growing Up Catholic website

And don't forget to look at your Catholic Children's Bible together - make use of the special explanation pages to help your child - and you - grow in knowledge of God's word!

Parish Office

Parish Secretary: Penny Dubois

The parish office is open in the Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10-2

You can also contact us by telephone or email

 

Contact details:

Telephone:    01306 882433

email: saintjosephs@tiscali.co.uk

Holy Mass:

Public masses will resume on Saturday 4th July

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