Preparing to Receive the Spirit (Celebrating Our Lives Series)
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About "Preparing to Receive the Spirit (Celebrating Our Lives Series)"
The celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation is an important moment in the life of the Christian family. Growing with the Spirit is a work book for young children who are preparing for Confirmation before they have received the Sacrament of the Eucharist. The units in Preparing to Receive the Spirit explore the following themes: Christians as witnessing to the world; being contemplastive for the world; bringing healing to ther world; bringing joy to ther world; possessor of God's spirit for the world; and preparing to be anointed. This book has been prepared by a team of people with a special interest and skill in working with children in Sacramental preparation. Other books in this series include Preparing to Celebrate (Eucharist) Preparing to Make Peace (Reconciliation) and Preparing to Receive the Spirit (post-Eucharist Confirmation).
Meet the Author
Michael Trainor is a Catholic priest of the Archdiocese of Adelaide who teaches Bible at the Adelaide College of Divinity, which is the School of Theology of Flinders University, South Australia. Michael is a member of the pastoral team in the parish of Salisbury, and has published widely on the Bible and religious education.