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What is a communion plate called?
Last Updated: 7th June, 2020
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Simply so, what is the communion cup called?
In Roman Catholicism, Eastern Orthodox Church, OrientalOrthodoxy, Anglicanism, Lutheranism and some other Christiandenominations, a chalice is a standing cup used tohold sacramental wine during the Eucharist (alsocalled the Lord's Supper or HolyCommunion).
Also, what does it mean to take communion? Communion literally means "sharing." It'sbreaking bread together. The word "communion" comes fromKing James Bible translation of the Greek word for. "sharing" whichPaul used in describing the taking of bread and wine as the bodyand blood of. Christ.iv The Latin root is com-mun'-is, meaningparticipation by all.
Consequently, what type of bread is used for communion?
In the Methodist church, any kind. Many churchesuse simple slices of bread from a loaf.
What is a Purificator?
The purificator (purificatorium or more ancientlyemunctorium) is a white linen cloth which is used to wipe thechalice after each communicant partakes. It is also used to wipethe chalice and paten after the ablutions which followCommunion.