VIDEO: In the hand or on the tongue? Pope Francis clarifies Church’s stance on receiving Communion

When it comes to receiving the Eucharist, some people choose different methods of receiving – on the tongue, in the hand, standing, kneeling. But is there a correct way? And what about those who are gluten-intolerant? What options do they have?

Watch the video for the Vatican’s clarification of its stance on receiving Communion:

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