Children Want To Prep For Sacraments Outside School

Written 3 months ago by Newsroom

A new survey shows children in Laois want preparations for religious events to take place outside of school.

It finds young people want a greater input from parents and local parishes when it comes to preparing for sacraments like Communion and Confirmation.

The report had been conducted by the Archdiocese of Dublin, meaning it also included children from the capital, Kildare, Carlow and Wexford.

Portlaoise’s Father Paddy Byrne says it’s an opportunity for the Church to look within itself;