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Blessings For Suzanne's Unborn Baby

Suzanne of Blessed Among Men tells of her trip to Communion with a crowd of children and her unborn baby receiving a blessing. She's a great storyteller.

Last Sunday, I waddled up the communion line with a preschooler in each hand. My husband was just behind me managing two other pre-communicants and our oldest was serving at the altar. As we manage so many little ones, I admit that I sometimes feel watched and I worry that some child will mess up, trip or-- worse-- trip somebody else.

After I received the Eucharist, father bent low and carefully blessed the child on my left. Then he bent again and blessed the child on my right. Just as I thought we'd held up the line long enough, I realized the blessings weren't over
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