Is it a sin to receive communion with a mortal sin?

Is it a sin to receive communion with a mortal sin?

Priests who stress the importance of Confession have often noted that almost everyone receives Communion at Mass on Sunday, but very few people go to Confession the day before. That could mean that those priests have remarkably holy congregations, but it’s more likely that many (perhaps even most) Catholics today think of the Sacrament of Confession as either optional …

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Can you receive communion with venial sin?

Can you receive communion with venial sin?

What Is Venial Sin? Thus the distinction between the two types of actual sin, venial and mortal. Venial sins are either small sins (say, those little white lies) or sins that normally would be much bigger, but are (as the Baltimore Catechism says) “committed without sufficient reflection or full consent of the will.” Venial sins …

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Can you receive communion if you have sinned?

Can you receive communion if you have sinned?

What Is Actual Sin? Actual sin, as the venerable Baltimore Catechism defines it, “is any wilful thought, word, deed, or omission contrary to the law of God.” That covers an awful lot, from impure thoughts to “little white lies,” and from murder to staying silent when a friend of ours spreads gossip about someone else. …

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What is the Marian Psalter?

What is the Marian Psalter?

Prayers. The Angelus is a traditional prayer used to commemorate the Annunciation of the angel Gabriel to Mary. The Rosary, or Psalter of the Blessed Virgin Mary is essentially a contemplative prayer. The Litany of Loreto is the most well-known Marian litany. THE PSALTER OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PSALM 1 Blessed is the man, O Virgin Mary, who …

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