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First Communion Messages and Wishes

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In the Catholic faith, a child’s First Communion is a significant step toward adulthood. On this day, they receive the body and blood of Christ or the Sacrament of the Eucharist. It is one of the holiest and most significant days for this person.

With that in mind, it’s essential to send a meaningful message. Don’t know what to write on a First Communion card? We have your back. Here are some heartfelt First Communion wishes to inspire you.

First Communion Messages.

First Holy Communion Wishes

1.) May you feel the comfort and warmth of God’s love through your spiritual journey.

2.) May you always live your faith with purpose and sincerity. Congratulations on your first holy communion.

3.) As you take part in the bread of life and the cup of eternal salvation for the first time, please know that you will always carry the Lord’s blessings and comfort with you.

4.) May life bring you a bright future, and may the light of the Lord always enlighten you on your path. You are loved and forever will be by your family.

5.) As you receive your first Holy Communion today, we pray that the light coming from the Lord be upon you.

6.) Dear Child, may the Lord show you the right path throughout your life. Congrats on your first holy communion.

7.) May God bless you as you receive your first holy communion today, and the angels rejoice!

8.) On this great day, may God shed his love on you and continue to bless you in ways big and small.

9.) May you grow in the love of our Lord Jesus Christ. Congrats on your First Holy Communion day.

10.) May God’s light direct you, may His words comfort you, and may His bread bless you on your First Holy Communion.

First Communion Messages for Girls

A little girl’s First Holy Communion is an extraordinary moment. Take the time to write down something meaningful to express your feelings of love.

11.) Congratulations to my beloved grandniece on her First Holy Communion!

12.) My dear child, blessings to you on your First Holy Communion!

13.) Our sweet little girl, today you receive your First Communion, May His light and love always shine brightly upon you—love from your parents.

14.) Dear Lord, please bless this little girl who is receiving today her First Communion.

15.) To a special little girl on the day of her First Communion: May the Lord always be in your heart!

16.) Dear Princess, we wish you all the happiness in this world as you celebrate this single day.

17.) Have a wonderful holy communion. We look forward to seeing you later this month.

18.) May God’s light guide your journey with Christ.

19.) As you celebrate your first communion today, know that God will show his wondrous love to you throughout your life.

20.) Little girl, you are a wonderful person, and today you get closer to God. Happy First Communion!

21.) To our wonderful daughter on her First Holy Communion: we pray that Jesus will always nourish your Faith.

Wishes for Your Daughter’s First Communion

22.) Today, as always, you share God’s and our family’s love. You are a beautiful girl.

23.) What a wonderful woman you’ve become. May all of heaven’s blessings come to you, my darling daughter.

24.) May the love of Jesus shine in your heart and soul forever.

25.) Feel God’s warmth on this important day of your life.

26.) My lovely daughter, may you feel His holiness in all you do.

27.) May you feel the comfort of the Lord’s love with you every step of your journey.

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Wishes For Boys

A little boy’s First Communion shouldn’t go unnoticed. Send in your best wishes if your son, nephew, or friend is celebrating this special moment.

28.) Dear son, on your First Communion, cherish the Immaculate Conception!

29.) My dear brother, sending you my blessings on your First Holy Communion!

30.) May the blessings of Jesus be with you always.

31.) Wishing lots of joy to a special boy on the day of his First Holy Communion!

32.) Blessing for a special boy on the day of his First Communion! May God bless you and your family!

33.) You have a special place always in God’s family!

34.) [Name], congratulations on your First Communion. May the happiness of this special day always be there in your heart.

35.) May the blessing of the Lord Jesus continue to bless the wonderful young man you’ve come to be.

First Communion Wishes for Boys

36.) May God’s warmth encompass you with heaven’s blessings as you reach this special spiritual milestone.

37.) With pride and love, we wish you a beautiful First Communion.

38.) Just as you are blessed with God’s love today, please know we cherish you as a family member.

39.) With loving thoughts, your grandma wishes you the grace of God as you share in the presence of the Lord thru First Communion.

40.) Congratulations to our wonderful grandson on his First Communion. May God bless you now and forever!

41.) Son, may the blessing of our lord overfill your cup, little man.

42.) May you feel the presence of our dear Lord on this important day of your faith journey.

43.) You will never forget our sweet nephew, your First Communion. Embrace this moment and let the Lord’s light in your life!

First Communion Wishes from Godparents

The sacrament of First Communion is one of seven sacraments in the Roman Catholic church. On the day of their First Communion, share your thoughts of love and wisdom with these original messages.

44.) On this day of grand celebration, may Jesus enter your heart. We hope the Lord’s light guides you on your life’s path.

45.) On the day of your First Communion, we are by your side as guardian angels—love from your godparents.

46.) May your life be full of bright smiles like this Holy day. May you always be as happy and as pure as today!

47.) Happy First Communion! Our hearts are full of happiness that today you will meet Jesus Christ. Blessings to you, little one!

48.) We have been with you on the day of your Baptism and now again for your First Communion. Greetings from your godmother and godfather!

49.) All of the Lord’s blessings on your First Communion Day.

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From Parents

Your little daughter or son is getting his/ her First Communion. On this blessed day, share your love through these heartfelt messages.

50.) God bless you on your First Communion, our sweet child. May the Lord always shine brightly upon you!

51.) The sacred day of your First Communion has arrived! May His Love be with you!

52.) We are so proud of you as you join your classmates and community in the Eucharist.

53.) My little girl’s/boy’s First Communion. What a joy! May life give you what your heart desires!

54.) In meeting Jesus, we want your life always to be full of purity and light. With love, your parents!

55.) May God always be next to you to guide your footsteps toward goodness and purity. We will always love you and your parents!

56.) In the First Communion, you let Jesus enter your heart and feel his love. Congratulations on this big day!

57.) Congratulations to an extraordinary son on his First Holy Communion!

58.) May the Lord’s light follow your blessed footsteps in life and keep you close to us for now and forever.

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Greetings From Grandparents

This is the perfect moment to express your love and send a warm thankful message to your granddaughter or grandson about to get their First Communion. Be inspired!

59.) Best wishes on your First Communion, our dear granddaughter/grandson.

60.) May the Lord’s light guide your footsteps along the way and keep you safe from danger and evil. We share with you this day and couldn’t be more proud to be your grandparents!

61.) May this be a day that will light up your life forever. All the love in the world from your grandparents!

62.) You are the joy of your parents and grandparents on this special day. Best wishes for the First Communion!

63.) Here is one of the most important days of your life: the day of your first meeting Jesus!

64.) May you always welcome Jesus’ presence in your life.

65.) May God always guide you on your spiritual journey through life. Congratulations!

66.) Today, with Your First Communion, you will receive a precious good; keep it forever in your heart, and may the Lord accompany you in a life full of joy.

67.) Best wishes for Your First Communion. May your life always be surrounded by the love and affection of loved ones, just like today.

68.) We couldn’t be happier for you on your Holy First Communion Day.

First Communion: What To Write in a Card

Here are some more sincere messages.

69.) On this joyful day of your First Communion, we stand by your side as proud and honored grandparents. Let the Lord’s light enter your heart now and forever!

70.) This is a special moment you will always carry in your heart, our little one. Blessed be this day!

71.) We wish that the grace of today’s moment will always follow you and that you learn to grow into a beautiful human being.

72.) Special blessings to you on your First Communion day.

73.) May life bring you a bright future, and the light of the Lord always enlighten you on this day. You are loved and forever will be by your parents and us, your grandparents.

From Friends and Family

Here are messages and wishes that work well for friends and other family members.

74.) We are happy for you to meet Jesus for the first time. We hope that Faith will keep growing inside of you and never leave your sight, even in the darkest moments.

75.) Happy First Communion! May your life be full of bright smiles on this special day—best wishes from the [Name] family.

76.) Sending you love and hugs to cherish on this beautiful day when you receive your First Communion!

77.) My dear, today is a special day: your First Communion! May your life always be made up of a little moment of joy, just like today—best wishes from your uncles.

78.) Congratulations on your First Communion! It is an important moment in your life, and we are very honored to be part of it—your uncles.

79.) My beloved nephew, may His love always guide you in life! Sending you our warmest thoughts and prayers on this special day.

80.) My dear niece, congratulations on taking this vital step, your First Communion. May the Lord’s light always be with you.

Short First Communion Messages

81.) Our sincere congratulations! First Communion is an enormous joy! Sending you our best wishes.

82.) Let the light of Christ enter your heart on this blessed day. Happy Holy Communion!

83.) We pray that your heart will always stay as pure and white as this day. Blessing on your First Communion!

84.) May you always feel surrounded by love and peace as in this Holy day. Love from [Name].

85.) Enjoy this step on your spiritual journey knowing that God always has your back.

86.) We couldn’t be happier that you’re celebrating First Communion.

87.) Welcome to the big table! Congratulations on your first communion.

88.) May God shine His light on you!

89.) We love you, and congratulations!

First Communion Bible Verse

90.) God is within her; she will not fall.
Psalm 46:5

91.) For Christ also suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God. He was put to death in the body but made alive in the Spirit.
1 Peter 3:18

92.) My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad indeed.
Proverb 23:15

93.) Blessed is she who believed the Lord would fulfill His promises to her.
Luke 1:45

94.) And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man.
Luke 2:52

95.) Let all that you do be done in love.
1 Corinthians 16:14

96.) She is clothed with strength and dignity and laughs without fear of the future.
Proverbs 31:25

97.) Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.
Joshua 1:9

98.) This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
Psalm 118:24

99.) Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.
Proverbs 13:20

100.) Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers. For what partnership has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?
2 Corinthians 6:14

101.) My son, keep your father’s commandment and forsake not your mother’s teaching.
Proverbs 6:20

Celebrate with the First Communicant

Remember that First Communion is a holy day of celebration, love, and faith that brings together family and friends to witness this special moment. Choose thoughtful words and celebrate.

How to Use These First Communion Messages

Personalize one of the messages listed above and include it in your card.

If you post a photo of the First Communicant on social media, use one of the messages as a caption.

Communicate one of the wishes directly to the First Communicant.

Church leaders may choose to include a message in the church program.

A godparent might want to write a personal letter and include one of the messages in conclusion.

By Anne Matea & Mike O’Halloran

With a Master’s degree in Management and Communication in Business and over two decades of experience writing content for the digital world, Anne loves to play with words and create fun and engaging content. Mike is the founder and editor of Greeting Card Poet.


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