The one we use here is the Eucharist.
My father in law is a retired Methodist minister as well.
Yes, I married a preachers kid.
I have no objections to the rituals. I am very uncomfortable in most of the protestant churches except for the UMC. I have never sensed any anti-catholic mentality, but I do know that idolatry is not acceptable within the UMC family, as I stated. But I have never witnessed anyone publicly saying anything against a catholic. Not ever.
Well, maybe a joke or two.:-)
I used to know some good Episcopalian jokes, but I don't tell them any more . . . too many of them came true. :-(
" Yes, I married a preachers kid."
The Greeks have an old saying, "Child of the priest, grandchild of the devil!" :)