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Advent & Christmas Traditions: Oplatki Christmas Wafers

…early centuries of Christianity. This Christmas custom began with a simple white wafer baked from flour and water. Today, Oplatki wafers are very thin with a look and feel not unlike a communion host. Each wafer is rectangular in shape with a Christmas image pressed into them, such as the Nativity,…

Oplatki Christmas Tradition

…IS OPLATKI? A: Oplatki are thin wafers, similar to Communion hosts, which measure 5 1/2in. x 2 3/4in. The wafers have four beautiful Christmas images stamped into them. The images include the Nativity, the Star of Bethlehem, or the Holy Family. Each set of wafers comes in an envelope with the…

News of Desecrated Hosts in Spain Followed By Report of Eucharistic Miracle in U.S.

…a miracle inside the Saint Xavier church in Kearns. Last week, during the holy communion, a host was returned to the Father overseeing the service. A host is the small wafer handed out as part of the communion. The father placed the host in glass of water near the head of the church. Typically,…

The Best-Sellers: Our Ultimate Advent & Christmas Gift Guide

…Oplatki wafer along with blessings for each member of the family.  Each wafer comes in an envelope with the Oplatki tradition printed on the back, so you can re-establish a favorite family custom or start a new custom with friends.  The wafers are similar in touch and taste to a communion host,…

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