Is money an appropriate gift for First Communion?
Money is a common gift for a First Communion. Cash is an easy gift–simply enclose it in an envelope with a card congratulating the communicant on his big step in his faith. Savings bonds are a great present as well, since they are a forward-thinking gift that will benefit kids in the future.
Do you give a gift for Holy Communion?
Gifts – anything goes IME. Doesn’t have to be overly religious. Money is a popular gift, as are book tokens or Bibles. Girls often get a cross and chain.
What do you write on a communion card?
You will be forever connected to his love, peace, and blessings. I hope you feel the joy of this closeness as you celebrate your First Communion today. First Holy Communion Gift Card Message #9 – On this very special day, I hope you can feel the light of the Lord shining down upon you. Happy First Communion!
What do you need for First Communion?
First Communion Gifts
- A statue of their namesake saint.
- Wall cross/crucifix.
- Jewelry or religious charm bracelet.
- Cash or gift card.
- First Communion lapel pin.
- Bible or spiritual book.
- Birthstone rosary.
- Nativity pieces.
What do you wear to a First Communion?
When attending a First Communion, keep in mind that you will be in a church. Therefore, you should wear attire that is “church appropriate.” Think modest. Do wear: Collared shirts, button-up shirts, ties, dress pants, dress shoes or loafers are appropriate for men and young boys.
What is the Bible verse for communion?
But Paul urges us to “examine yourself before eating the bread and drinking the cup” (1 Corinthians 11:28 NLT), so that we are going to communion with a humble heart and not just “pretending” to be right with God.
Do this for the remembrance of me?
Jesus Christ also employs memory at the Last Supper. He tells his disciples, “This do in remembrance of me” as he offers bread and wine as his own Body and Blood in the inauguration of the New Covenant. Jesus gives His Church a new commandment to “remember” him as they eat this meal.
How much do you give for a communion in Ireland?
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) ran a NAtional Consumer Agency (NCA) online poll asking how much money would respondents give as a Communion gift and the most popular answer was between €10 and €20, with 37% reckoning that was a fair amount. A further 26% answered between €20 and €30.