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Swine flu and communion in one kind

From the Rt Revd Peter and Mrs Jan Selby

Sir, — The longer we are subjected to communion in one kind only and a non-tactile exchange of the Peace, the more insistent certain questions become:

Is the way we receive the sacra­ment a medical decision only?

If the Government can success­fully press us on this aspect of our worship, where will they press us next, and how are we being con­ditioned to ...

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