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4th May



Complete two activities from the booklet.



LO : Describe and name the symbols of Easter used in the Church (Paschal candle, white cloth, water) and design an Easter Candle.

Revisit the Paschal Candle and discuss its meaning.

Look at the 5 nails, why do you think 5 nails have been put in the candle? What do the nails contain? What do the nails tell us about Jesus? Can you think of another story when frankincense was brought to Jesus?

Watch a video presentation of the lighting of the Paschal Candle at the Easter Vigil. Describe what happens to the Paschal candle.

Activity - Children to design an Easter candle and explain their design.

Easter Vigil: Lighting of the Paschal Candle