Giving this black First Communion rosary with chalice case is a great way to promote the rosary among young people and share the prominent place that the rosary holds in the church. Pope John XXIII said, 'The rosary is the glory of the Roman Church. As an excercise of Christian piety, it takes its place among the faithful after the Mass and the Sacraments.' It is never too early or too late to start this sacred tradition and form of prayer. If you are looking for a gift that will promote the rosary and serve as a remembrance of one's First Communion, then this black First Communion rosary with chalice case is just the gift you've been looking for! The centerpiece of the black First Communion rosary is in the shape of a chalice and there is a chalice on the top of the clear plastic rosary case that accompanies this rosary. Whenever your first communicant goes to pray the rosary with the black First Communion rosary with chalice case, he or she will see the chalice on the top of the case and at the centerpiece and think of the gift of receiving Christ in the Eucharist. By praying the rosary with a rosary such as our black First Communion rosary with chalice case, your first communicant will learn that the rosary is an effective way to promote peace in the world as it quiets and soothes our own souls and brings people who pray the rosary together for a common purpose. This black bead First Communion metal rosary with chalice case is specifically appropriate for a child's First Communion gift. The power of prayer in the rosary is one of the greatest gifts to which you can introduce your child. Encourage prayer today with the black First Communion rosary with chalice case from St. Patrick's Guild! Catalog number 39043.