Communion, Frequent
Communion, Frequent
Discusses the history and practice

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.


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  • Frequent Communion — is the Roman Catholic practice of receiving the eucharist frequently, as opposed to the usual medieval practice of receiving it once or a few times a year.[1] Pope Pius X pushed for the practice of frequent communion,[2] relaxing restrictions on… …   Wikipedia

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  • Frequent confession — often and regularly in order to grow in holiness. It is a practice that has been recommended by Catholic leaders and saints as a powerful means of growing in love with God, in humility, and having sorrow for sins, since it is source of God s… …   Wikipedia

  • Holy Communion —    One of the two great Sacraments ordained by Christ and generally (i.e., always) necessary to salvation; this being the Sacrament of the Lord s Body and Blood. The following explanation has been given by the Rev. Morgan Dix, D.D.: Three names… …   American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Priests' Communion League — • Association of priests established at Rome in 1906 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Priests Communion League     Priests Communion League      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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