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.
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
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.
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!