Daily Quote: Eucharist

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Catechism of the Catholic Church

September 18th, 2018|Tags: , , |

"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:ÿ Eucharist, The Lord's Supper, TheÿBreaking of Bread, TheÿEucharistic assembly, Theÿmemorialÿof the Lord's Passion and Resurrection, TheÿHoly Sacrifice, holy sacrifice of the Mass, "sacrifice of praise," [...]

Daily Eucharist Quote – Pope Benedict XVI

September 17th, 2018|Tags: , , |

"The Church's faith is essentially a eucharistic faith, and it is especially nourished at the table of the Eucharist." Source: Pope Benedict XVI, SACRAMENTUM CARITATIS (Sacrament of Charity), 2/22/2007

Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Peter Julian Eymard

September 16th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

This is a wonderful quote from St. Peter Julian Eymard. He describes the gift of the Father of His Son in the Eucharist given to us. The saint describes this as a personal gift provided to him, and it is a person and individual gift given to him. This does [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Alphonsus Liguori

September 15th, 2018|Tags: , , |

"Certainly amongst all devotions, after that of receiving the Sacraments, that of adoring Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament holds the first place, is the most pleasing to God, and the most useful to ourselves. Be not then loth, devout soul, now to begin; and forsaking the conversation of men, dwell [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Augustine

September 14th, 2018|Tags: , , |

"For when he says in another book which is called Ecclesiastes, 'There is no good for a man, except that he should eat and drink,' what can he be more credibly understood to say, than what belongs to the participation of this table which the Mediator of the New Testament [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Pope Benedict XVI

September 13th, 2018|Tags: , , |

"I wish here to endorse the wishes expressed by the Synod Fathers by encouraging the Christian people to deepen their understanding of the relationship between the eucharistic mystery, the liturgical action, and the new spiritual worship which derives from the Eucharist as the sacrament of charity." Source: Pope Benedict [...]

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