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 as follows;
Culmullen; Saturday 7th May in Culmullen,
Gaelscoil Na Rithe Saturday 7th May in Dunshaughlin Church
St Seachnall’s National School on Saturday 14th May in Dunshaughlin Church.

Please keep the children and their parents in your prayers.


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You can also download a PDF version of the booklet here