Daily Quote: Eucharist

/Daily Quote: Eucharist

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

Eucharist Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

"How must we draw inspiration from Our Lord, and how obey Him in all that we do? By recalling His Presence in the Blessed Sacrament and by praying for His guidance. Do not go to seek Our Lord in heaven, for He is nearer to you than that. It is well; doubtless, to rise toward [...]

February 28th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

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 Lord's Supper, because of its connection with the supper which the Lord took with his disciples on the eve of his Passion and because it anticipates the wedding feast [...]

February 27th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Hildegard of Bingen

"I heard a voice from thence saying, 'Eat and drink the body and blood of My Son to wipe out Eve’s transgression, so that you may be restored to the noble inheritance.' And as other people approached the priest to receive the sacrament, I noticed five modes of being in them. For some were bright [...]

February 26th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Thomas Aquinas

"The reality of the sacrament is the unity of the mystical body, without which there can be no salvation; for there is no entering into salvation outside the Church, just as in the time of the deluge there was none outside the Ark, which denotes the Church." -St.Thomas Aquinas

February 25th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. John Vianney

"What love is there like to that of Jesus Christ? He chose for the institution of the Eucharist the eve of the day on which He was to be put to death! Men weave the darkest plots against Him, and He thinks only what is the most precious gift He can give them! They think [...]

February 24th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

"The more lively the eucharistic faith of the People of God, the deeper is its sharing in ecclesial life in steadfast commitment to the mission entrusted by Christ to his disciples. The Church's very history bears witness to this. Every great reform has in some way been linked to the rediscovery of belief in the [...]

February 23rd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. John Chrysostom

"He calls Himself, the bread of life, because He maintains our life both which is and which is to be, and says, Whosoever shall eat of this bread shall live for ever. By bread He means here either His saving doctrines and the faith which is in Him, or His own Body; for both nerve [...]

February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

"You must also be aware, that in a quarter of an hour's prayer spent in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament, you will perhaps gain more than in all the other spiritual exercises of the day." -St. Alphonsus Liguori

February 21st, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Catechism of the Catholic Church

"It is called: Eucharist, because it is an action of thanksgiving to God. the Greek words eucharistein and eulogein recall the Jewish blessings that proclaim - especially during a meal - God's works: creation, redemption, and sanctification." -Catechism of the Catholic Church

February 20th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Pope St. John Paul II

"The Eucharist thus appears as both the source and the summit of all evangelization, since its goal is the communion of mankind with Christ and in him with the Father and the Holy Spirit." -Pope St. John Paul II

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments