The Ideal Gift for Reconciliation or First Communion
Pray Always is the perfect gift for any child. Whether for their first Reconciliation, Communion, or even just a birthday, this little prayer book will make a lasting impact on the child closest to you. Along with the basic prayers that every child should know, Pray Always features prayers for every time - every moment - of the day. Accompanied by original, vibrant illustrations, this book is sure to lift the hearts and minds of children to God.
Pray Always will grow with your child, offering an Examination of Conscience and Act of Contrition, as well as prayers for before and after receiving the Eucharist.
Packed with more than 35 prayers and more than 40 beautiful, full-color illustrations, this book will be cherished for years by the beloved child in your life, as it truly teaches them to Pray Always. Pray Always also features:
• Prayers for a child's family
• A prayer to Mary for mothers
• A prayer to Joseph for fathers
• A guide to praying the Rosary, specifically designed for children
• Brief prayers that can be uttered many times throughout the day
• Short biographies of saints along with a special prayer of intercession geared toward helping children overcome their unique struggles
Pray Always concludes with the Litanies to the Sacred Heart and to Mary, as well as the Divine Praises - more short exultations that will keep Christ in the mind and on the lips of your children, grandchildren, students, or communicants all day long.
Conor Gallagher earned both his Masters in Philosophy and Juris Doctorate from The Catholic University of America. He began his professional career as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert J. Conrad, Chief Judge of the Western District of North Carolina. He has been an adjunct Professor of Philosophy and Political Philosophy at Belmont Abbey College. He is currently Vice President of Publishing of Saint Benedict Press and TAN Books, and Executive Producer of Catholic Courses. He and his wife Ashley, are the proud parents of nine great children. Conor and his family live in Fort Mill, South Carolina.