First Communion Parish Preparation Programme
Venue: St. Senan’s Church
Time: Saturdays 3.00pm
Session 1: (St Senan’s Primary School First Communion candidates – all three classes – divided into two groups for Sessions 1 and 2)
Feb 25 St. Senan’s Primary School Group 1
Mar 04 St. Senan’s Primary School Group 2
Mar 11 Gaelscoil
Mar 25 St. Senan’s Primary School Group 1
Apr 22 St. Senan’s Primary School Group 2
Apr 29 Gaelscoil
May 13 St. Senan’s and Gaelscoil (all candidates together)
May 20 St. Senan’s and Gaelscoil (all candidates together)
Session 1 is about what’s in a church, altar, tabernacle, statues etc. The children will be placed into several small groups with two adult leaders.
Session 2 is about how to bow, genuflect, and why; about kneeling, standing etc. Again, the children will be in small groups with adult leaders.
Session 3 and 4 – two occasions when we’ll offer Mass with the children while showing them when to stand, kneel etc