What does the word communion mean?

Usage examples for communion

  1. Bishop Williams began the Communion- office, using as a Collect that for St. Simon and St. Jude's Day. – Report Of Commemorative Services With The Sermons And Addresses At The Seabury Centenary, 1883-1885. by Diocese Of Connecticut
  2. As long, therefore, as they remained in obedient communion with their Church their souls were secure. – Modern Religious Cults and Movements by Gaius Glenn Atkins