- Does the practice promote eye contact? If so, what are the theological reasons for and against close eye contact between the communicant and the minister at the moment of Communion?
- Is there a increased likelihood that small particles will fall to the floor? If so, does this diminish devotion to the Blessed Sacrament?
- Is the Eucharist something that one takes to oneself, or that one receives? Explain.
Kathleen Pluth, S.T.L., hymn writer, catechist, and schola director