The sacrament of receiving one’s first holy communion is a sacred and special time. For many families, the day is marked with a celebration, a brunch or lunch, and even a few meaningful gifts from dear friends and family members. If you’re pondering what to give a young boy or girl who will soon receive his or her first communion, browse a few of our favorite ideas below.
First Communion Cross
Crosses are a sweet sentiment that are sure to remind a young girl or boy of this special occasion for many years to come. This silver version is available with either a boy or girl kneeling. The shamrocks they hold also signal Irish ties, adding another personalized touch for those of Irish heritage.
An Angel of Protection
This sweet guardian angel is not only meant to offer protection but also luck, thanks to the shamrock it holds. The piece is a part of the Belleek Pottery collection, a renowned company with a 160-year tradition of craftsmanship. It could make a perfect starter piece for a youngster’s collection.
A necklace is a way to keep a symbol of one’s first communion close to the heart at all times. Choose from multiple options, including this unembellished male version and this delicate ladies’ necklace, which includes an emerald as nod to Irish roots.