This black onyx rosary for a boy will let the boy experience saying the rosary for many years to come so is well worth the price. This quality black onyx rosary has round black onyx beads and features a centerpiece or joiner that is a medal of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The black onyx rosary is of very good quality and could be given as a lasting gift and remembrance for the First Communion or Confirmation of a young person. The rosary is a prayer much loved by many people and this black onyx rosary will help a young person learn and say this beloved prayer with the guidance of the beads. If the rosary is new to the young person, you may wish to include a small pamphlet (item 25951) that gives information on how to say the rosary while using the rosary beads. The rosary with the different groupings of mysteries helps those saying the rosary remember and meditate on the different aspects of the life of Jesus so, along with being a beautiful prayer, the rosary is a good learning mechanism about Jesus for anyone saying the rosary but especially a young person who may not be familiar with the rosary. The black onyx rosary is a good way to encourage a young boy to start to say the rosary and make it a part of his life.