Poems and Readings for Christenings and Naming Ceremonies, Paperback

Poems and Readings for Christenings and Naming Ceremonies Paperback


Throughout history we have sought to welcome our children into the world.

Whether you choose a religious service, a naming ceremony or simply a gathering of friends or relatives, choosing a reading can be difficult. "Poems and Readings For Christenings and Naming Ceremonies" is a lovely collection of readings on birth, new life and the joys of children and parenthood.

It gathers together around 150 poems, readings and quotations from various and diverse sources including Biblical and spiritual texts, extracts from classic and modern literature, song lyrics and well-known and less familiar poems.

Writers include William Wordsworth, C. Day Lewis, Shakespeare, Bob Dylan and Kahlil Gibran.

The collection presents a wealth of literature that will inspire anyone who is either reading at or arranging a christening or a naming ceremony.




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