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Do the Episcopalian and Orthodox churches have the Real Presence in the Eucharist?

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Do the Episcopalian and Orthodox churches have the Real Presence in the Eucharist?

Answer:

The Orthodox churches have valid holy orders while the Episcopal church does not; therefore, the Eucharist confected in the Orthodox churches is valid, but this is not the case in Episcopalian churches.

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