Do the effects of
Sacraments depend on the worthiness of those administering them?
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Q. Does the
effect of the Sacraments depend on the worthiness or unworthiness of the one who
A. The effect of
the Sacraments does not depend on the worthiness or unworthiness of the one who
administers them, but on the merits of Jesus Christ, who instituted them, and on
the worthy dispositions of those who receive them.
those administering the sacraments must have the proper intention in order for
the sacraments to be valid. For more
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