They do not discern between the Body
of Christ and any other food.
|Council of Trent|
|H.H. Pius XII|
- Pleasing? It is not pleasing to me at all!
|Mgr Juan Rodolfo Laise|
In commenting the document “The Living Bread”, in which this forbidden praxis was introduced among us, Mgr Laishe, Bishop Emeritus of San Luis, says on his book entitled, Communion in the hand, the following:
|Let us receive Communion in the mouth while kneeling|
If there is any danger of profaning the Eucharistic species,
Communion in the hand will be avoided. Redemptionis
Sacramentum 179. This current principle constitutes a