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Books to Help You Prepare Your Child for their Confirmation


    There are many books available to parents to help you in preparing your child for the sacraments of Confirmation. The following are a selection of books which are available through Veritas Shops - further information is available on their website www.veritas.ie

    The Gift of Confirmation: For Parents of Children Being Confirmed

    ISBN: 0879462639

    Author: Sister Kathleen Glavich
    Price: €4.30

    This concise explanation of the basic Catholic teachings about the sacrament of confirmation gives of children being confirmed the information they need to know in language they can understand



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    Promises to Keep: Parents and Confirmation

    ISBN: 7853908851

    Author: John-Paul Sheridan
    Price: €10.55
    This book is offered to parents as an aid to help them engage with the preparation that is being undertaken in school and parish.






    Confirmed as Children, Affirmed as Teens

    ISBN: 0929650271

    Editor: James A. Wilde
    Price: €6.25
    From diverse backgrounds, the ten authors of this book address hard questions catechetically, ecumenically, liturgically and pastorally. Though final answers have not yet arrived, the practical insight of these authors help shape the questions for further discussion





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    Confirmation: A Parish Celebration

    ISBN: 1568541015

    Author: Timothy Fitzgerald
    Price: €10.45
    Pastors, liturgy directors, directors of religious education, catechists who work with those preparing for confirmation and liturgical musicians will find this book invaluable in planning the infrequent but vitally important Confirmation liturgy.