Children’s Liturgy of the Word (CLOW)

All 1st, 2nd & 3rd Grade Students are invited to participate in Children’s Liturgy of the Word

  • Open to all children in 1st Grade through 3rd Grade
  • Available during Saturday, 4:30pm & Sunday, 9am & 10:30am Masses
  • Provides the children with a celebration of the Liturgy of the Word during Sunday Mass that is geared especially for them
  • The Sunday readings are proclaimed using a special children’s lectionary with opportunities for discussion, group activities, and sharing
  • Children receive a take-home activity sheet which enhances the weekly lesson from the gospel.

After the opening prayers of the Mass, the celebrant calls the children forward along with an adult leader to receive a special blessing before processing to the Chapel for children’s Liturgy of the Word. The children then rejoin their families in Church prior to the Presentation of the Gifts during the Offertory. They remain with their families for the Liturgy of the Eucharist and the remainder of Mass.