Pope makes a couple of changes to Catholic Mass (2 pictures)
I wonder if he is going to dip the body of Christ into that beer before he takes a nibble?
By Communion is meant the actual reception of the Sacrament of the Eucharist. Ascetic writers speak
- of a purely sacramental reception; that is, when the Eucharist is received by a person capable indeed of the fruits but wanting in some disposition so that the effects are not produced;
- of a spiritual reception, that is, by a desire accompanied with sentiments of charity; and
- of a sacramental and spiritual reception, that is, by those who are in a state of grace and have the necessary dispositions.