A child’s First Communion is an incredibly significant milestone in the child’s spiritual life. It is traditional and expected to give gifts to commemorate this important celebration. First Communion gifts should be chosen carefully to reflect the holiness of the occasion. First St Hubert Pendant Communion gift ideas should be keepsakes that can be cherished for years to come. Traditional First Holy Communion gift ideas include bibles, rosaries, and other spiritual items.
Every Catholic girl needs a rosary, and they make great girls First Communion gifts. You can find these for sale in Catholic bookstores or gift shops, and also online. Rosaries are easy gift choices for nearly every budget. They can be diminutive and dainty or baroque and showy, or anywhere in between. A rosary also makes a beautiful option for a handmade gift.
For a girl who already has a beautiful rosary, a nice gift is a rosary case. These are available as boxes for storage and as pouches to carry. A beautiful option is a small silver case that both keeps and carries her rosary. Personalized rosary cases are a wonderful option for First Communion gifts, as these can be engraved with a girl’s name and the date of her First Holy Communion. The softer, zippered pouches for carrying her rosary to church are less expensive, but equally beautiful gifts. You can find a wide selection of these available online; they are available with ornately embroidered or painted religious artwork, and also made more simply with more subdued embellishments. These are nice to keep in her pocket or purse to protect her beautiful rosary.
Jewelry is often a treasured First Communion gift for girls. Suitable choices are those with religious symbolism. Rosary bracelets are a popular choice and will be loved and treasured by any special girl. This would be a good time to start a charm bracelet as well – and there are a wide variety of religious charms to choose from. You can begin with the First Communion charm, which features a chalice and host, or choose a saint medal or simple cross. Plain silver or gold charms can also be engraved with her name and the date. Jewelry featuring crosses is always a popular gift for commemorating this very special occasion. Buy gifts made from quality materials, such as silver or pearls, for a memento she will treasure all her life. Quality gifts such as these can even become heirlooms she can pass down to her own children on their First Communion.
Crosses are popular First Holy Communion gift ideas for girls. Small statuaries and plaques featuring crosses are available in any religious gift shop and on many websites. Crosses are available in a wide variety of price ranges and can be made from glass or ceramic, pottery, clay, silver or other metals, even carved from rock or stone. Sizes vary, but popular choices include crosses to hang on the wall in her room or to place on her bookcase or desk.