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Frequent Communion

Frequent Communion is the Roman Catholic practice of receiving the eucharist frequently, as opposed to the usual medieval practice of receiving it once or a few times a year.[1] Pope Pius X pushed for the practice of frequent communion,[2] relaxing restrictions on reception for the sick[3] and children.[4]

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  1. ^ Frequent Communion - Catholic Encyclopedia article
  2. ^ Saint Pius X Reformer of the Liturgy - Angelus Magazine
  3. ^ Communion of the Sick - Catholic Encyclopedia article
  4. ^ QUAM SINGULARI - Papal Encyclical

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