May Protestants receive Communion at Catholic funerals?


#1

Hi maybe you can help. A friend of mine has asked me if a Born Again Christian can recieve communion at a catholic funeral? Also is it inappropriate for a non catholic to recieve communion? I automatically said it is, but I certainly can be wrong.
Thank you for any help you can give.
Vickie Orban


#2

Vickie,

These links should provide the information you seek on Protestants partaking of the Eucharist during the Catholic Mass, including on special occassions like weddings and funerals. If you have any further questions or concerns that are not answered by these links, please contact Catholic Answers directly.

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