Eucharist

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Vice News reported that the original ceremony called for a deacon of the Satanic church to destroy consecrated communion wafers, which Catholics say are the literal body of Christ.
Kuma's Luke Tobias turned the controversy in a decidedly theological direction by pointing out that "the communion wafer is unconsecrated, so until that happens, it's really just a cracker.
These 'skeletons' are the usually discarded sheets of unleavened bread from which communion wafers are punched out.
Beware Jason's comments about certain aspects of Catholicism; for instance, his remark that if you buy the belief in transubstantiation, then the communion wafer is "a sliver of Jesus meat.
The Lebkuchen is a centuries-old Nurnberg specialty, made from honey, such spices as cinnamon and clove, bits of orange, eggs, rum and other ingredients, all set on a communion wafer to keep it from sticking to the oven.
The mother believes a rice communion wafer would suffice.
Two days before the bishops issued their statement, adopted by a vote of 183-6, the league published a full-page ad in USA Today featuring a photo of a priest holding a communion wafer and a chalice and the admonition: "You can't be Catholic and pro-abortion
Whether it is the untimely interruption by a friend in need, the innocence of a child's wonder, the loving gift of a yellow china cup, the snap of a Communion wafer in the still air or saying farewell to a friend and mentor, Audrey's clean, clear reflections on the events of her day inspire us to reflect on how God is present with us all, in all the things that fill our moments.
According to reports in the Toronto Star (July 22, 26), the deputy people's warden was sitting near the front of the church when the priest instinctively leaned forward and placed a communion wafer on the dog's tongue.
Ebert claims that missionary Jacques Viogue poisoned Descartes with arsenic hidden in a communion wafer in 1650, because he believed the philosopher might stop Swedish Queen Christina from converting to Catholicism.
What we don't know about the parish priests of southern Ireland with their Mrs Doyles and Lovely Girls competitions could be written on the back of a very small communion wafer.
Or, even worse, that there's five calories in a Holy Communion wafer.
2) Eucharistic Minister Carol Schultz offers a Communion wafer during Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Northridge on Wednesday night.
The buck, or in this case, the Communion wafer, doesn't stop here.
The communion wafer has to be given out into people's hands - not placed on the tongue.