This book has been updated with the new Mass changes effective Advent 2011
The Mass Book for Children is a delightful way to introduce your children to Jesus in the Eucharist. With its captivating writing style and charming art, The Mass Book for Children not only teaches young children the parts of the Mass but also shows them why joining in the joyful gathering is an experience of love. The Mass Book for Children takes your children through every rite of the mass with clear step-by-step explanations and instructions. The Mass Book for Children is a great little booklet to bring along to mass to help children more fully participate and appreciate the miracle of the mass. Includes the order of the mass, but does not contain complete text for every prayer. The Mass Book for Children will have your kids following the mass with excitement and joy in their hearts. Entertaining and educational, The Mass Book for Children is perfect for the home or classroom.
This book helped me explain to my six year old much more about what was going on in Mass. It was written very nicely and the illustrations are clear and very beautiful. I recommend this for all families with young ones.
Wonderful Book for Children
Barb C(Swedesboro, NJ, May 2, 2012)
I bought this for a 7 year old for her 1st communion. She loves it and takes it to bed. She has asked many questions that were spurned by reading this book. The illustrations are beautiful to boot! Best Uses: At Church, Younger Readers; Describe Yourself: Casual Reader; Pros: Easy To Understand, Great Pictures, Holds Kids Attention, Well Written
gift for 6 year old
Memere of 3(Dinwiddie,Va., April 23, 2012)
I bought this to help my 6 year old Granddaughter understand the Mass better,but I think it would help anyone new to the Mass! Best Uses: Gift, Younger Readers; Cons: none; Pros: Easy To Understand, Great Pictures, Holds Kids Attention, Well Written
Books for my grandchildren
Liz(Holden MA, April 20, 2012)
This is exactly what I wanted for my two grandchildren. They are making their First Communion in May and I wanted to give them something that they could use every Sunday when they go to Church. Describe Yourself: Bookworm; Pros: Easy To Understand, Great Pictures, Holds Kids Attention, Keeps Parents Interest, Positive Message, Stimulates Imagination, Teaches Good Values, This is exactly what I wa, Well Written
A great teaching tool for every parent.
Grandpa and Grandma, DonandNan(Bedford, Texas, May 12, 2010)
The mass book inspires questions about terms and rituals and provides answers as well. Best Uses: Follow thru the mass; Describe Yourself: Everyday Reader; Pros: Holds Kids Attention, Kids understand the mass
Great for First Communion
HOMESCHOOL MOM AND RELIGIOUS ED TEACHER(wv, March 26, 2010)
PURCHASED AS EASTER GIFTS TO FIRST GRADE SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS - OUR DAUGHTER ALREADY HAS ONE AND USES IT AT EVERY MASS TO FOLLOW ALONG. THIS IS A DEFINITE RECOMMEND FOR FIRST COMMUNION STUDENTS, FIRST THROUGH THIRD GRADERS, AND FOR PARENTS TO USE WITH THEIR CHILDREN TO GUIDE THEM THROUGH MASS. Best Uses: Gift, Younger Readers; Describe Yourself: Bookworm; Pros: Easy To Understand, Great Pictures, Holds Kids Attention, Keeps Parents Interest, Positive Message, Stimulates Imagination, Teaches Good Values, Well Written