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Why Can’t My Son Receive the Eucharist?

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Clement with a black eye TCC’s own Anna Keating writes for First Things about her two year old son’s question, “Is the Eucharist for me?” She writes, “Perhaps now is the time to rediscover the practice of infant communion.” Read the whole thing here: Why Can’t My Son Receive the Eucharist?

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What name do you give your child?

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Confirmation

In this essay, which originally appeared in Celebration, our own Melissa Musick writes about baptism and confirmation and how we go to Mass to hear our true names spoken, “Like the chrism of salvation poured out upon us on the day of our baptisms, the sound of the names the church has given is a balm. Not Poor, but Dearly Beloved; not Illegal, but Gift.” Read the entire essay after the jump:

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