A Fair Trade Product made by a village community in El Salvador. The dimensions are 14cm x 12cm.
A Fair Trade product made by a village community in El Salvador. A lovely gift for small children, and for a baptism gift. The dimensions are 17cm high x 8cm wide.
A lovely book for infants and toddlers. The furry cover makes it “huggable“, the cardboard pages are tough and resistant to chewing! A perfect introduction to the Bible for the youngest member of the family! Available in blue for the boys and pink for the girls.
A delightfully illustrated book of bible stories for younger children, written by Maite Roche. Contains 40 pages.
A delighfully illustrated paperback book on the life of Jesus, written by Maite Roche. Contains 56 pages.
A book of bible stories for young children written by Kenneth Taylor, and beautifully illustrated by John Dillow. This book presents 125 of the best loved Bible stories. Contains 250 pages. Children will delight in searching for the surprise dove in every picture!
This delicate crochet cradle medal is a lovely gift for the new baby, and for baptism. Hand made by the Carmelite Sisters, it comes in blue and pink. The medal itself is the miraculous medal, and surely the Sisters make these items with love and prayers for the newborn.
These very popular greeting cards, for religious and other occasions, are handmade locally. If you are looking for a “relative” (son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, nephew, niece, godson and goddaughter) card for Baptism, First Holy Communion or Confirmation, these cards come in the full range. They are priced at $6.95, and are blank inside. If you are interested in any of them in particular, please contact us by email or telephone to place an order.
These sacramental greeting cards have been designed by a local artist, using the lino cut print technique. They are blank inside, and retail for $5.50. Cards are available for Baptism, Reconciliation, First Holy Communion and Confirmation. If you are interested in any of these cards, please visit our shop, or contact us by email or telephone to discuss placing an order.
This embroidered baptism stole is long enough to be used again for the Sacraments of Communion and Confirmation.
This baptism transfer can be peeled off its backing and applied to a candle.
This delightful little book, in a pink girl version and blue boy version, is written for young children up to the age of 4. It presents simple little prayers of blessing and praise. It makes a lovely gift for Baptism or birthdays.
This metal crib cross, for boy or girl, is a lovely gift for the baby’s baptism. It is approx 100mm in height, comes gift boxed, and the inscription reads: “Bless the Child who Sleeps Here. Fill his/her life with love and cheer. Keep him/her safe year after year.”
This pewter money box has some (but not all!!) of Noah’s animals riding along on the outside of the ark. It is a very popular baptism and baby gift.
This popular remembrance booklet has some very appropriate prayers and reflections, pages to record information about the baptism day including the names of friends and relatives who attended the occasion; and a page to place a photo. Available in pink and blue.
We produce beautiful personalised candles for the Baptism ceremony. These candle designs are a traditional handcraft, using techniques and materials originally sourced from the German tradition. The designs are either handpainted, or a combination of wax materials and painting. Please refer to our Personalised Baptism candle Catalogue for the full range of designs and for the price list. Please note that we need a minimum of 10 days’ notice for a personalised order, as the work is done off site. Also, to place an order and to receive a definite price, please contact us by telephone or email so that we can obtain all the details for the candle.
We stock a range of baptism candles with wax and handpainted designs, ready to be bought off the shelf. Prices range between $23 and $27. Please visit our shop to select your candle, or contact us by email or telephone to discuss your requirements if you want us to post a candle to you. The photo shown here is a sample of the type of designs available, but we cannot guarantee that any particular design or colour combination is on the shelf at a given time.
These wonderful children’s books, written and illustrated by Trace Moroney, help young children (between the ages of 2 to 5 years) to explore their feelings, important relationships and their own self esteem. The books are hardback, with durable paper pages. Each book concludes with some background notes for parents, written by a child psychologist. These notes offer some helpful insights on how to assist children to deal with their feelings.
This delightful baptism stole has been lovingly hand embroidered by a Melbourne lady. It is a short stole, and is suitable for a child under the age of 18 months.
This wonderfully illustrated book re-tells 35 bible stories in lilting verse and rollicking read-aloud rhyme. The book, 340 pages in length, is suitable for children between the ages of 4 to 8 years, and adults of all ages!
This standing plaque has a hand painted design and is very attractive. It measures 90 x 55 x 160mm and comes in a display box.
This beautiful book of mother’s prayers, written by Angela Thomas, “echoes the heart of every mom and celebrates the delight and miracle of a new baby boy”. The book presents 46 pages of prayers and enchanting photographs of baby boys. This book would make a lovely gift on the occasion of a new baby, or as a gift to mother on the occasion of a Baptism.
This beautiful book of mother’s prayers, written by Angela Thomas, “echoes the heart of every mom and celebrates the delight and miracle of a new baby girl”. The book presents 46 pages of prayers and enchanting photographs of baby girls. This book would make a lovely gift on the occasion of a new baby, or as a gift to mother on the occasion of a Baptism.
This delightfully illustrated book, written for little girls to the age of 5, presents the life virtues and character qualities of being God’s special child, all in rhyming verse adapted from Proverbs chapter 31.
This delightfully illustrated book, written for boys to the age of 5, presents the character traits for a little boy growing up in the love of God. The book presents the wisdom of the Book of Proverbs in rhyming verse.
This plain stole, hand made in Melbourne by a local seamstress, is 150 cm long with a width of 9 cm. It is suitable for baptism and long enough for subsequent use at the sacraments of Holy Communion and Confirmation.
This beautifully illustrated book, written by Maite Roche, tells the life of Jesus in simple words with colourful large pictures. Suitable for children up to the age of 5.
This storybook for babies and toddlers comes in blue and pink. It presents “little stories for little hearts” with attractive illustrations and rhyming verse. This book is a very suitable gift for baptism.
This folding plaque, with the traditional Guardian Angel prayer, is a very suitable gift for Baptism or for a young child’s bedroom. It measures 90mm x 120mm when opened.
This porcelain cross comes in blue and pink. It measures 145mm x 70mm, and is a very suitable gift for the young baby.
This Guardian Angel figurine, by Willow Tree, is a very popular gift for Baptism and Christenings, and also as a general gift for young children.
This very attractive and meaningful porcelain figurine shows the little child nestling in the palm of its loving parent and the loving God. This is available in blue and pink. The figure is 9cm high.
This beautiful board book presents Bible stories for young children with delightful illustrations. This book has a presentation page, and makes a wonderful gift.
This very colourful wooden nativity set is ideal for the young child. Besides the obvious attraction as a Christmas feature, it can also make a suitable Baptism or birthday gift.
This colourful Noah’s Ark playset is made of wood, is durable and hardy, and would provide hours of entertainment for the young child.
This very meaningful Willow Tree figurine is a very suitable gift for a Baptism or Christening, and for other occasions.
This beautiful children’s Rosary, lovingly hand made by a Melbourne mother, is made from high quality food-grade silicone beads and durable nylon cord. The bright colours provide a fun invitation for young children to engage in praying the Rosary. The Rosary comes in a bag. Please note that colour combinations can vary from the photo shown.
This very attractive glass frame measures 26cm x 18cm. A photograph can be placed into the frame, if desired.