A First Holy Communion is a special day in some Christian faiths, particularly within Catholicism. Members of the Catholic Church will have their children take their first communion when they are believed to be able to fully understand their faith and the meaning of the event. Taking communion is considered a child’s first public act of declaring his/her religion, thus it is typically followed by a party and gifts. Family and close friends celebrate this happy occasion with gifts and warm wishes. Continue reading
Confirmations, Christenings, and baptisms are all very crucial happenings to Christians. Confirmation and baptism are rites of admission and acknowledgment of bestowment of the Holy Spirit. For infants, their baptism is sometimes referred to as Christening.
In Confirmation, a bishop or pastor bestows the Holy Spirit onto an individual through anointing (smearing of perfumed oil or a similar substance), laying of the hands, and prayer – all three actions allow symbolic and formal introduction of the Holy Spirit. Continue reading
Finding a gift for a religious occasion can be troublesome, where do you start your search and how do you add a personal touch? A sentimental event like a religious occasion is intimate and private, and not every gift is going to be appropriate. If there’s a complete gift guide to religious occasions this would be in the top 10, the following are occasions will be covering in the guide.
With Easter just around the corner, it’s the season for a variety of religious celebrations. We offer a large selection of personalized gifts for Baptism, Christening, First Communion and Confirmation. From babies to godparents, we have selected our top 10 gifts for religious celebrations.