Articles tagged Holy Communion

Pew report: Only half of America’s Catholics know what the Church teaches about Communion 

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 26, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) ― Do only half of America’s Catholics know what their Church teaches about Holy Communion?  In a recent report called “What Americans Know About Religion,” the Pew Research Center suggested that Catholics are divided in their understanding of Holy Communion.  According to Pew Forum, where the research company gave an overview of its findings, 50 percent of Catholics correctly answered the question, “Which of the following best describes Catholic teaching about the bread and wine used for Communion?” The two options were “Actually become the body and blood of Jesus Christ” and “Are symbols of […]