Reflective teaching and excursions support sacramental learning at Morley Parish
Archbishop Timothy Costelloe addressing children from Morley Parish, Infant Jesus Church, which has implemented a sacramental program for children focussing on each sacrament individually, with the parish at the centre of the process. Photo: Supplied.
By Caroline Smith
For children learning about the sacraments of Reconciliation, Communion and Confirmation at Morley Parish, Infant Jesus Church, visits to holy shrines and reflecting on God’s role in their lives are just two of the activities which enrich their experience.
Since 2008, Morley has followed sacramental guidelines endorsed by Emeritus Archbishop Barry Hickey, who invited the parish to join several others as ‘pilots’ for the program,