Indulgences and spiritual communion?


#1

If one tries to gain a full indulgence, can a spiritual communion take the place of a regular one?


#2

[quote="fakename, post:1, topic:323598"]
If one tries to gain a full indulgence, can a spiritual communion take the place of a regular one?

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For the sake of a full indulgence it has to be sacramental communion. Plus confession and prayers for the Pope's intentions.


#3

No.

But it can be fulfilled several days before or after (one Holy Communion for each) though it is fitting it be the same day.


#4

[quote="ProVobis, post:2, topic:323598"]
For the sake of a full indulgence it has to be sacramental communion. Plus confession and prayers for the Pope's intentions.

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and detachment from sin....


#5

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