post-communion
noun Usage: often capitalized P&C Etymology: Medieval Latin postcommunion-, postcommunio, from Latin post- + Late Latin communio communion Date: 15th century a liturgically variable prayer following the communion at Eucharist

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  • Communion Antiphon — • The term Communion is used, not only for the reception of the Holy Eucharist, but also as a shortened form for the antiphon that was originally sung while the people were receiving the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • post-common — (ˈ) ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: Middle English post comoun, from Medieval Latin postcommunio : post communion …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Communion of Saints — • The doctrine expressed in the second clause of the ninth article in the received text of the Apostles Creed: I believe... the Holy Catholic Church, the Communion of Saints Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Communion of Saints      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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