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Question from Brad Guillory on 6/11/2001:

I recently read in a book about St. John baptist De la Salle that he recieved communion "in the form of Viaticum". My question is what is recieving communion under the form of Viaticum?

Answer by Saint Joseph Foundation on 6/12/2001:

Viaticum is Holy Communion given at the point of death as food for the journey.

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