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Offline youssef

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mensturating women and comunion
« on: February 22, 2018, 06:31:32 AM »
I was reading an article saying that some women are accepting communion when they are in the period even that the church refuse that.
But why you refuse a mensturating women to comune.

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Re: mensturating women and comunion
« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2018, 06:43:28 AM »
We don't, quite the opposite, but pious customs can override everything.

https://frted.wordpress.com/2015/03/26/holy-communion-and-menstruation/
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Re: mensturating women and comunion
« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2018, 07:02:56 AM »
We don't, quite the opposite, but pious customs can override everything.

https://frted.wordpress.com/2015/03/26/holy-communion-and-menstruation/

I had read online that also the russian orthodox don't allow. But the coptic church has decision to not allowing