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
As a child preparing for my first confession and communion (little more than 50 years ago) the process focused a lot on the memorization of prayers and numerous questions from the Baltimore Catechism. I knew “God made the world”, and “God made me to love Him and serve Him and be […]