In receiving it the communicant must not touch the host with his finger; otherwise it loses its virtue.
Unleavened bread was to be used and placed not in the hand but in the mouth of the communicant.
The inner circle of communicant members is hardly more than one-third of the total.
- The three creeds which may be called oecumenical, although the measure of their acceptance by the universal church has not been uniform, represent three distinct types provided for the use of the catechumen, the communicant, and the church teacher respectively.
Since 1853 a lay deputy to the Convention has been required to be a communicant (ib.
After the Augsburg 2 He read the usual service, but omitted everything that taught a propitiatory sacrifice; he did not elevate the Host, and he gave both the bread and the cup into the hands of every communicant.
The question is not, " have you been baptized or are you a regular communicant?
communicant members in their churches are welcomed to our Lord's table.
communicant figures and our Average Attendance figures would have fallen by half.
communicant status in their own denomination are always welcome to receive Holy Communion.
communicant membership of Christ's Church, given to them at their Baptism.
Communicant roll no longer a gamble 30 December 2002 Is your parish communicant roll no longer a gamble 30 December 2002 Is your parish Communicants ' Roll always out of date?
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