The Eucharist is a sacrament of the Catholic religion which is celebrated almost daily in most of the temples of this religion. This ritual is conducted by a priest who is responsible for carrying out the prayers, reading the gospel and making a later reflection on the subject dealt with in the readings corresponding to each day.

As for the duration of the Eucharist of the Catholic religion, this usually varies according to the situation in which it is performed, however, averaging the durations of some Eucharist we can say that a mass lasts 45 minutes. It is worth mentioning that this is an average for the Sunday Eucharist and because in the sacraments they are generally more extensive, then you find an analysis of the durations according to the celebration.

Catholic Eucharist

Duration of the Eucharist according to the occasion

Baptism: In these cases the Eucharist usually extend its duration up to 1 hour on average.
First communion: In this sacrament, the Eucharist usually lasts up to 2 hours.

Confirmation: It is a similar case to the previous one, but some extra rituals are added so the mass can last up to 3 hours.

Marriage: marriages or weddings are eucharisties in which the entry of the bride and groom, as well as the taking of oath, usually causes the eucharist to lengthen its duration, for this reason the average for this type of eucharist of 1 hour.

Funeral: The circumstance of the funerals makes the homily of the Eucharist a little extensive, the priest must give strength to the families with his words. This added to the acts of blessing the body makes the Eucharist last 1 hour on average.

Dominical: Sunday celebrations are the most common celebrations, the duration range of this type of celebrations is 45 minutes.

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