PARENT, CHILDREN ATTEND PARISH PROGRAM TO HELP YOUNGSTERS LEARN PARTS OF MASS

PARENT, CHILDREN ATTEND PARISH PROGRAM TO HELP YOUNGSTERS LEARN PARTS OF MASS

Sunshine Tuma sings with her sons Keegan, 3, and Chase, 5, during a prayer service designed to introduce young children to parts of the Mass at St. Mary Church in East Islip, N.Y., Oct. 17. The monthly half-hour service features activities and music that are age-appropriate. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz, Long Island Catholic) (Oct. 22, 2008)

 
 

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