Should You Receive Communion on the Tongue?
Cardinal Sarah stirred the pot last week when we said that receiving communion on the hand was a “diabolical attack” on the holiness of the Eucharist. Catholic Herald reports on his words here.
Cardinal Sarah wrote:
Why do we insist on communicating standing in the hand? Why this attitude of lack of submission to the signs of God?
“[Receiving kneeling and on the tongue] is much more suited to the sacrament itself. I hope there can be a rediscovery and promotion of the beauty and pastoral value of this manner. In my opinion and judgment, this is an important question on which the