At the Roman Lupercalia women were flogged by the celebrants to avert sterility or as a purificatory ceremony (W.
Is agape and eucharist in one, and it is held in a private house and not in church, and the celebrants are holy women!
In all ceremonies the celebrants must be barefoot.
The decree explains the filioque in a manner acceptable to the Greeks, but does not require them to insert the term in their symbol; it demands that celebrants follow the custom of their own church as to the employment of leavened or unleavened bread in the Eucharist.
On the 24th of August three statutes abolished papal and prelatical authority and jurisdiction; repealed the old laws in favour of the church, and punished celebrants and attendants of the Mass - for the first offence by confiscation, for the second by exile, for the third by death.
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