OK to Receive Communion While “Married” to a Divorced Person?
I am a baptized Catholic. I fell away from the practice of my faith when I was younger. At that time I met and married a divorced Methodist man who had previously been married in the Methodist Church. When I came back to the practice of the Catholic Faith a few years ago, I spoke with two priests who both said that I was forgiven and that I could receive Communion again. Now after reading some material online, I am not so sure. Should I be receiving Communion, and if not, what can I do to return to the state of grace so that I may do so?