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Understand what adult U.S. Catholics think about the Church’s teaching on the Eucharist, and their personal beliefs about the Real Presence.

In this free report: 

  • Learn what respondents think happens to the bread and wine after Consecration during Catholic Mass
  • Explore respondents' religious backgrounds and their thoughts on other sacraments
  • Review how Catholics understand the Church's teaching on transubstantiation

The McGrath Institute for Church Life commissioned this in-depth report, which was developed by Mark M. Gray, Ph.D. and the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA).