Abbot Aelfric the Grammarian

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Abbot of Eynsham, Anglo-Saxon writer. His writings concerning the Blessed Sacrament occasioned controversy, Protestants contending that he denied transubstantiation; it is now conceded that his words are to be interpreted in the Catholic sense.

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  • “Abbot Aelfric the Grammarian”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 November 2014. Web. 21 August 2017. <>