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ASK FATHER: Priest breaks the host during the consecration. FAIL!

From a reader… A kindly retired priest offers morning Mass, ordinary form, at our parish occasionally. At the Consecration of the bread, father literally breaks the host in two when he prays the words ” . . . He took … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Breaking the Host during the consecration

From a reader: Father – Is it OK for a priest to “break the bread” during the Eucharistic Prayer, when he says “On the night He was betrayed, …Jesus broke the bread…” The priest in question makes an audible snap … Continue reading

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