First Communion(St. Michael)

First Communion(St. Michael)

FIRST EUCHARIST

  • The first Eucharist (Communion) preparation program consists of these components:

CRITERIA FOR READINESS

The candidate:

  1.  Expresses a verbal desire to receive the Eucharist.
  2.  Participates in the Eucharistic Liturgy with an awareness of what she/he is doing.
  3.  Gives evidence of an understanding and appreciation of his/her Catholic beliefs and traditions appropriate to the child's age.
  4.  Understands the difference between ordinary bread and wine and the Eucharist.

Classes for First Eucharist for older children and youth are scheduled each year as needed through the RCIA for children. Contact Rose Meyer for this information.