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Communion of Saints

Communion of Saints. A belief professed in the Christian Apostles' creed. It points to the whole company of the faithful, living and dead, in union with Christ and with each other. The Latin communio sanctorum could also mean ‘communion of holy things’, i.e. a sharing especially in the sacraments.

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communion of saints

communion of saints a fellowship between Christians living and dead.

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