Children & Christian Initiation Parent Sponsor Book

Catholic Program

Kathy Coffey

Feb/2002, 64 Pages, SADDLE STITCHED, 5 3/8 x 8 3/8

ISBN-13: 9781889108865



Children and Christian Initiation is a resource for Catholic parishes.

This easy-to-use resource gives parents and sponsors the confidence to accompany children to full sacramental initiation. It helps them prepare children to receive the sacraments of baptism, confirmation and eucharist by providing:

an overview of children's spirituality, the vision of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults and the four periods of the initiation process practical ways to prepare for the rites and reflect on them afterwards experiential activities that link scripture with daily life simple ways to continue the process at home

Other books in the Children and Christian Initiation series:

Leader GuideInitiation Journal for Children (ages 7-10)Initiation Journal for Youth (ages 11-14)

Kathy Coffey is the author of Children and Christian Initiation, Confirmed: Anointed and Sealed with the Spirit, Experiencing God with Your Children, and God in the Moment: Making Every Day a Prayer. Kathy frequently leads retreats and workshops across the country.



  • sacramental resource