Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas
TP: Treatise On The Sacraments
Q[80] Of The Use Or Receiving Of This Sacrament In General
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We have now to consider the use or receiving of this sacrament, first of all in general; secondly, how Christ used this sacrament.

Under the first heading there are twelve points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether there are two ways of eating this sacrament, namely, sacramentally and spiritually?

A[2] Whether it belongs to man alone to eat this sacrament spiritually?

A[3] Whether it belongs to the just man only to eat it sacramentally?

A[4] Whether the sinner sins in eating it sacramentally?

A[5] Of the degree of this sin;

A[6] Whether this sacrament should be refused to the sinner that approaches it?

A[7] Whether nocturnal pollution prevents man from receiving this sacrament?

A[8] Whether it is to be received only when one is fasting?

A[9] Whether it is to be given to them who lack the use of reason?

A[10] Whether it is to be received daily?

A[11] Whether it is lawful to refrain from it altogether?

A[12] Whether it is lawful to receive the body without the blood?