Tag Archives: self-intinction

ASK FATHER: Self-intinction. Wherein Fr. Z rants.

From a reader…
This morning at Mass, I observed two or three people receive the Host in the hand, and then walk over to the extraordinary minister of the chalice, dip the Host in, and then put it in their mouth. I was cantoring … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: People “dunked” the Host in the chalice

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QUAERITUR:
During Holy Communion at Mass on Sunday I observed two individuals who took (not received) the blessed sacrament in hand then proceeded to an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion an we’re allowed to “dunk”.
the host into the cup. … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Communion by intinction but with un-consecrated hosts.

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1. We have Sunday mass at our village chapel which does not have a Tabernacle, so the priest has to Consecrate all the host for communion. However, there are times we run out and he takes unconsecrated wafers … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: A priest who won’t prevent self-intinction

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I am a lay eucharistic minister, and 2 parisheners recieve communion, then dip it in the cup.. I told my parish priest and he never did anything about it. He acted as tho he knew it was wrong, … Continue reading

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