Patron Saint of First Communicants- The Story of Blessed Imelda Lamertini
Author: Mary Fabyan Windeatt
A popular choice for children preparing for First Communion
The story of Little Imelda Lambertini who longed to receive Holy Communion. But, back in the year 1327, Holy Communion was not given to children until they turned 14 years old. It seemed like no one would grant Imelda's great desire. Imelda never gave up - she knew Our Lord could do anything. She begged Him every day to come to her. What answer would He give her? Find out how Imelda Lambertini became the Patroness of First Communicants. Ages 10 and up.