Daily Quote: Eucharist

/Daily Quote: Eucharist

Daily quotes on the Eucharist from Saints, Popes and others.

Eucharist Quote: Catechism of the Catholic Church

"The inexhaustible richness of this sacrament is expressed in the different names we give it. Each name evokes certain aspects of it. It is called: The Holy and Divine Liturgy, because the Church's whole liturgy finds its center and most intense expression in the celebration of this sacrament; in the same sense we also call [...]

April 7th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: Catechism of the Catholic Church

Eucharist Quote: St.John Chrysostom

"We become one Body, and members of His flesh and of His bones… This is effected by the food which He has freely given us, desiring to show the love which He has for us." -St. John Chrysostom

April 5th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: St.John Chrysostom

Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

"Do you, then, be also careful always to join to your daily visit to the Most Blessed Sacrament a visit to the most holy Virgin Mary in some church, or at least before a devout image of her in your own house. If you do this with tender affection and confidence, you may hope to [...]

April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

Eucharist Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

"Ah! if we thought that Our Lord, who is so near us on the altar and in His tabernacle, inasmuch as one same roof covers us, is eye-witness of every one of our actions, and that at the end of the day we should have to appear in His august Presence to render Him an [...]

April 1st, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

Eucharist Quote: St. John Vianney

"The soul also must be fed. Where then is its food? When God wished to give food to our soul to sustain it in the pilgrimage of this life, He looked over all the creation and found nothing worthy of it. Then He fell back on Himself and resolved to give Himself." -St. John Vianney

March 30th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: St. John Vianney

Eucharist Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

"In instituting the sacrament of the Eucharist, Jesus anticipates and makes present the sacrifice of the Cross and the victory of the resurrection. At the same time, he reveals that he himself is the true sacrificial lamb." -Pope Benedict XVI

March 29th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

Eucharist Quote: Pope St. John Paul II

"The celebration of the Eucharist, however, cannot be the starting-point for communion; it presupposes that communion already exists, a communion which it seeks to consolidate and bring to perfection." -Pope St. John Paul II

March 28th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: Pope St. John Paul II

Eucharist Quote: Council of Trent

"The holy council teaches and openly and plainly professes that after the consecration of bread and wine, our Lord Jesus Christ, true God and true man, is truly, really and substantially contained in the august sacrament of the Holy Eucharist under the appearance of those sensible things." -Council of Trent

March 27th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: Council of Trent

Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

"Oh, how sweet a joy it is, to remain with faith and tender devotion before an altar, and converse familiarly with Jesus Christ, who is there for the express purpose of listening to and graciously hearing those who pray to Him; to ask His pardon for the displeasures which we have caused Him ; to [...]

March 26th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

Eucharist Quote: St. Thomas Aquinas

"Because last words, chiefly such as are spoken by departing friends, are committed most deeply to memory; since then especially affection for friends is more enkindled, and the things which affect us most are impressed the deepest in the soul. Consequently, since, as Pope Alexander I says, 'among sacrifices there can be none greater than [...]

March 25th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , |Comments Off on Eucharist Quote: St. Thomas Aquinas