Sri Lanka’s children in white: Receiving the food of martyrs…

Posted May 2, 2019 9:50 pm by Editor

Sri Lanka’s children in white: Receiving the food of martyrs…

We are now at the time of year in which, in many parts of the country and globe, young people are receiving their first Holy Communion. As pastors and catechists are well aware, the spiritual significance of this event is sometimes obscured by an excessive focus on suits and dresses, parties and photos. This year, however, the world has received an extraordinary reminder of the importance of this day from the First Communicants in Sri Lanka…

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