Lay Speaker (81533-DI-¶267.3)
Add e) to ¶267.3 as follows:
e) To assist in the distribution of the elements of Holy Communion whenever celebrated upon request by the pastor of the church of which the lay speaker is a member.
We know that the administration of the Holy Communion is a sacramental function to be performed by the ordained clergy, licensed local pastor and if possible by duly authorized lay people especially in the distribution of Lord's Supper.
There is indeed a dearth of ordained clergy and even licensed local...