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We were founded in 1968 to support and defend the teaching efforts of the Church which we still do today. Catholics United for the Faith (CUF) has never and will never be part of a political cause. If you’re interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith, I invite you to browse our website and view our resources. In particular, please view our past Lay Witness Magazine articles or any number of our Faith Facts that help clarify certain aspects of the Catholic Faith.
Issue: May a layperson expose the Blessed Sacrament?May a layperson repose the Blessed Sacrament after exposition? May a layperson perform benediction? Response: Holy Communion and Worship of the Eucharist Outside Mass provides for the following laypersons to expose the Blessed Sacrament in the absence of a priest or deacon: an acolyte or special minister of communion, or, upon appointment by the local bishop, a member of a religious community or of a pious association of laymen or laywomen that is devoted to Eucharistic adoration (no. 91). A layperson may not, however, give a blessing with the Eucharist after adoration, or perform … Continue reading