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God's Gift for First Communion Preparation

The Sacrament of the Eucharist-
The Mystery of Faith

Expert catechist Joe Poprocki leads viewers through an informative explanation of the celebration of the Eucharist,
with an emphasis on the Communion Rite and how to reverently receive the Body and Blood of Christ.


Chapters for The Sacrament of the Eucharist begin in English
at the following minute markers:

1. Ritual 0.00
2. Building Blocks - Celebration of the Mass Explained 2.07
3. Communion Rite 12.10
4. Now It's Your Turn-How to reverently receive Holy Communion 15.36

Bearing Witness to the Eucharist
Catholics of all ages share real-life stories of the grace they have found in celebrationg the Sacrament of the Eucharist.

Chapter-by Chapter
Expert catechist Julianne Stanz shares key concepts through engaging mini lessons, following the God's Gift Child's Book chapter by chapter.

Chapters for Chapter-by-Chapter begin in English
at the following minute markers:

1. Belonging- God invites us to celebrate the Sacrament of the Eucharist 0.00
Gathering- We gather at Mass to celebrate God's presence. 3.04
Reflecting- We prepare ourselves to celebrate God's presence at Mass 8.00
Listening- We listen to God's Word at Mass 12.26
Preparing-We Prepare the gifts of bread and wine that will be offered to God 19.30
Remembering- We remember that Jesus gives us the gift of himself 24.10
Receiving- We receive the Body and Blood of Christ in Holy Communion 30.30
Journeying- The Eucharist nourishes us to live as disciples of Jesus 38.28

Prayers and Practices
Video tutorials help children take to heart prayers and practices of our faith.

Chapters for Prayers and Practices begin in English
at the following minute markers:

1. Parts of the Mass 0.00
2. The Apostles Creed 2.03
3. The Gloria 3.29
4. The Confiteor 5.51
5. The Lord's Prayer 7.11
6. The Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist 8.27

Sunday Gospel Videos

Video for the 6th Sunday of Easter

May 17, 2020
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John 14:15-21

May 24th- The Ascension of the Lord
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Matthew 28:16-20

May 31st - Pentecost Sunday
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John 20:19-23

Pop Up Catechesis Video-May Crowning


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