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ISSUE: Where should the tabernacle be located in a parish church? RESPONSE: “The tabernacle in which the Most Holy Eucharist is reserved should be placed in a part of the church that is prominent, conspicuous, beautifully decorated, and suitable for prayer” (canon 938 section 2). DISCUSSION: Different opinions have circulated within the Latin Rite regarding the placement of the tabernacle in a parish church. As churches are renovated or built in the United States, decisions have been made to house the Real Presence of our Lord in a tabernacle located outside the main body of the church. These decisions have … Continue reading