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The second issue relates to the use of gluten-free communion wafers in the church. It seems that Protestant churches are moving to provide gluten-free ... do not intend to exclude people with celiac disease or gluten intolerance from ...

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The fullness of the Eucharist is found in the wine alone. However, glutenfreewatchdog did an article on the low gluten hosts recently. She tested a single host from the Benedictine sisters and found it to contain 0.0017 mg of gluten. Compare that to the 0.57mg found in a piece of gluten free bread. The amount of gluten you are exposed to is negligible if you take a low gluten host

Here's a GOOD article to read....

http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/amp/news/gluten-and-communion-whats-a-celiac-to-do-72220/

And, finally, I would strongly encourage you to review the articles you are posting and using legitimate news sources. The National Catholic Reporter is widely known to be a source of inaccurate Catholic news and most Catholics disregard the information that comes from their paper.

The Catholic church is not excluding anyone from receiving Holy Communion. 

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