The Sacrament of the Eucharist – First Holy Communion

The word ‘communion’ means to be united with.
Catholics believe that in holy communion they are united
in a special way with Jesus Christ,
that they are sharing in the body
and blood of Christ the Saviour.

Holy Communion, and the whole service (Mass)
is also known as Eucharist, from a Greek word meaning thanksgiving.
The Sacrament of the Eucharist (First Holy Communion) is a Roman Catholic ceremony.

First Communion dates are as follows;
Gaelscoil na Rithe                                       Saturday 6th May
St Seachnall’s National School                Saturday 13th May
Culmullen National School                      Saturday 20th May
First Communion Masses will take place at 11 am.

Please keep the children and their parents in your prayers.