{this moment} :: My First Holy Communion

by | Jan 14, 2012 | First Communion, Precious Moments: 03, Precious Moments: 04 | 15 comments

{this moment} – A single photo, capturing a moment from the week. A special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember.  


(photo credit : Marc S. – who will be sending us more pictures soon!) 

15 Comments

  1. Karen

    Congratulations to your beautiful girls. God bless them!

    I can't wait to see pictures of your precious little one's baptism. What a blessed day your family had yesterday.

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  2. Anonymous

    Wonderful! God bless those beautiful girls!

    ~ Christine

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  3. Collette

    Such a beautiful moment! And beautiful girls! Congratulations!

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  4. whitenroses

    Oh.. so touching moment. congratulation for your daughters' first communion with the Holy Mass… the Real Catholic Mass.

    congratulation again and again.
    I can't wait to see the others pictures. must be beautiful

    Best Wishes.
    Ayu Maselli

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  5. Lena

    praise God for your blessings– beautiful daughters, beautiful traditional form of the sacraments, traditional priest as your brother-in-law and beautiful blog to share it all.

    may the Good Lord continue to shower you with roses.

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  6. Mom2Seven

    Oh, Jessica, tears… How beautiful! May God bless them both! ~Annita +JMJ+

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  7. Anonymous

    I have goosebumps (Holy Spirit) as I gaze upon these glorious moments for your family! Congratulations to your oldest girls. Can't wait to see and hear more from your family's special day!

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  8. Erin

    congrats to your girls!! how beautiful!

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  9. Lazywife

    Beautiful! What an exciting day for your family! Prayers for all the Sacrament recipients.

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  10. Krista

    Wonderful to have the Tridentine Rite for First Holy Communion! Too bad so many churches no longer have communion rails… As a convert from Lutheranism, I grew up kneeling for communion – until I became Catholic! Ironic, huh? Many blessings for your girls!!!

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  11. Anonymous

    Congratulations to both of you girls. Really breathtaking. That moment of receiving Jesus for the first time. So precious.

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  12. Anonymous

    two more beautiful souls to receive Our Lord and provide a place of comfort for Him. God bless you.

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  13. Anonymous

    I was so surprised to see Fr. Gordon! He was the assistant priest at St. Anne's for two years. He was such a blessing to our parish community.

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