According to a former girlfriend who asked not to be identified, wafer was a heavy drinker during at least part of his life.
Francis promptly picked up the phone and told her go ahead and take the wafer.
The story of my sin is riddled with guilt, regret, and the occasional Communion wafer.
wafer came from a large family and grew up in the Detroit area.
wafer would often ride a bike or taxi to drinking establishments in his neighborhood rather than risk driving, the woman said.
The priest takes a wafer on the corporal and elevates it to divine dignity.
They give him a slice of bread a little larger than a dollar and as thin as a wafer.
The wafer was piously administered in communion to a child who died in three days.
The frog was caught and killed, the wafer got back, and the girl recovered.
He could make little of the superscription or of the wafer which had served to close the note.
late 14c., from Anglo-French wafre, Old North French waufre "honeycomb, wafer," perhaps from Frankish (cf. Flemish wafer, altered from Middle Dutch wafel "honeycomb;" see waffle (n.)). Also found in Old French as gaufre, gofre "wafer, waffle." Eucharistic bread first so called 1550s.