|Doubtless that's left for whoever's in charge of sacramental preparation, another thing with no mention whatsoever. I seem to recall a discussion that involved timing of sacraments in the 30s-50s and whether or not it could all be done at home, but it still wasn't too convincing ....|
|Vatican II? Could someone explain this please!|
|Because they'd've been making their First Holy Communion at about 7/8 and being Confirmed at about 9/10 in all likelihood and it surely couldn't all be done in the holidays?|
|my mum (born 1956) made her First Communion aged 5 and was confirmed at 7, so I think it's quite likely that they would have all been "done" before they even started school.|
|She named her school Margaret Roper as she thought Thomas More sounded like a Catholic school. (According to Behind the Chalet School)|
My mum (born 1954) and her sister (born 1957/8... I forget which...) did things at the ages I gave though, so I am guessing there was some variation in this...
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