Preparing to Receive Jesus Preparing to Receive Jesus uses hands-on activities and inspirational stories to help your child “take to heart” what he is learning in preparation for the Sacraments of Reconciliation and the Eucharist. The course is not intended to replace your child’s catechism lessons but to develop and enrich them. Sections in this resource: Reconciliation; Holy Mass; Preparing Our Hearts to Receive Jesus. Lessons are designed to be completed at a rate of one per week for 21 weeks, but they can be accelerated to several lessons per week if need be. The non-consumable BOOK contains the inspirational short stories and lesson-by-lesson directions for completing the hands-on projects. 8½"×11" Black and white. Softcover. Spiral-bound. 70 pgs. PRJ-B $16.95 The full-color consumable PACKET includes the Holy Mass Book Project templates, color images, and other illustrative materials needed to complete the projects described in the Book. 8½"×11" Tear-off pad. 82 pgs. Pages are not reproducible; each child will need his own packet. PRJ-P $12.95
Gifts of Love See instructions in the Book, pages 55-57.
“T HE handmade Mass Book in Preparing to Receive Jesus has
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been the best thing that I have done to help my children pray during Mass. In fact, it is my belief that there is no other Mass book that compares. I have seen many printed ones and my children have received many different ones over the years, but none is capable of putting the Great Mystery of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass at their level with such beauty and simplicity like the Mass and Prayer Book. I say this not only to offer you sincere compliments but to let you know the impact it has had in our lives.” —Maria, FL
Preparing to Receive Jesus , and she was so sweet trying her best on the Sacred Heart. Momma helped with the Heart shape, but she finished it beautifully.”
“She has received her First Holy Communion! SUCH A BEAUTIFUL EVENT! Thank you CHC for your amazing materials for preparation!” —Margaret, NY