St. Don Bosco’s Advice on How to Keep the Devil Away: “Listen: there are two things the devil is deathly afraid of: fervent Communions and frequent visits to the Blessed Sacrament.”
When Imelda Lambertini was five years old, she asked to receive Jesus in the Eucharist for the first time. She loved Christ deeply, to the point of wondering, “Can anyone receive Jesus into his heart and not die?” However, as it was the year 1327, her request was out of the question. At that time children were not allowed to receive Holy Communion until they were at least 12 years old.
But she persisted.