We enter into Week 10 of sacramental preparation for Reconciliation. Step-by-step the sacramental process draws upon teachable moments, one in particular speaks to the heart ~ Our Father.
The start of Religious Education marks the beginning of our journey towards first Reconciliation. At our parish, St. Nicholas in Evanston IL, the children and parents celebrate the sacrament on Saturday, February 3, 2018
It’s our fourth SCORE session, and the focus: The Holy Spirit’s guidance in our lives. Giving “breath” to the instruction of the Holy Spirit takes deliberate planning, and praying for inspiration. Truth be told, a theological treatise on the Holy Spirit is beyond comprehension for little children preparing […]
Children have an emerging sense of wonder and curiosity about the world in which they live. As a catechist accompanying children and their parents during this year of sacramental formation there is also there is also an emerging sense of the Divine. This particular lesson provided the space […]