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Can somebody who hasn't been to confession consume pieces from the antidoron?
(01-19-2013, 07:12 PM)loggats Wrote: [ -> ]Can somebody who hasn't been to confession consume pieces from the antidoron?
of course it is only blessed bread not consecrated...if we are speaking of the same thing
(01-19-2013, 08:18 PM)JoeVoxxPop Wrote: [ -> ]
(01-19-2013, 07:12 PM)loggats Wrote: [ -> ]Can somebody who hasn't been to confession consume pieces from the antidoron?
of course it is only blessed bread not consecrated...if we are speaking of the same thing

What Joe said. You don't even have to be Catholic.
(01-19-2013, 08:21 PM)jovan66102 Wrote: [ -> ]
(01-19-2013, 08:18 PM)JoeVoxxPop Wrote: [ -> ]
(01-19-2013, 07:12 PM)loggats Wrote: [ -> ]Can somebody who hasn't been to confession consume pieces from the antidoron?
of course it is only blessed bread not consecrated...if we are speaking of the same thing

What Joe said. You don't even have to be Catholic.
True
Thanks. I wondered whether it would be inappropriate. What goes into the priest choosing which bread to consecrate, and which to leave blessed? Are there specific criteria?
(01-19-2013, 08:58 PM)loggats Wrote: [ -> ]Thanks. I wondered whether it would be inappropriate. What goes into the priest choosing which bread to consecrate, and which to leave blessed? Are there specific criteria?

Here's the Wiki article on prosphora that will explain a lot:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prosphora
Yes. You may also make a spiritual act of communion as well; such is to be encouraged. Tip o' the hat