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Eucharist Quote: Catechism of the Catholic Church

"At the Last Supper, on the night he was betrayed, our Savior instituted the Eucharistic sacrifice of his Body and Blood. This he did in order to perpetuate the sacrifice of the cross throughout the ages until he should come again, and so to entrust to his beloved Spouse, the Church, a memorial of his [...]

January 9th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

The sacrament of charity, the Holy Eucharist is the gift that Jesus Christ makes of himself, thus revealing to us God's infinite love for every man and woman." -Pope Benedict XVI

January 8th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

"There is not, in effect, a more powerful means of sanctification in the Church than the Holy Eucharist, which is Itself the Source of every grace." - St. Peter Julian Eymard

January 7th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Thomas Aquinas

"Absolutely speaking, the sacrament of the Eucharist is the greatest of all the sacraments… because it contains Christ Himself substantially: whereas the other sacraments contain a certain instrumental power which is a share of Christ's power." -St. Thomas Aquinas

January 6th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Ignatius of Antioch

"Ye, therefore, as well as all your fellow-travellers, are God- bearers, temple-bearers, Christ-bearers, bearers of holiness, adorned in all respects with the commandments of Jesus Christ, in whom also I exult that I have been thought worthy, by means of this Epistle, to converse and rejoice with you, because with respect to your Christian life [...]

January 5th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

"But, it was retorted, if human love craves oneness, shall not divine love? If husband and wife seek to be one in the flesh, shall not the Christian and Christ crave for that oneness with one another? The memory of the Christ who lived twenty centuries ago, the recalling of His mercy and miracles through [...]

January 4th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: St. Alphonsus Liguori

"Our holy faith teaches us, and we are bound to believe, that in the consecrated Host, Jesus Christ is really present under the species of bread. But we must also under stand that He is thus present on our altars as on a throne of love and mercy, to dispense graces, and there to show [...]

January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Catechism of the Catholic Church

"The holy Eucharist completes Christian initiation. Those who have been raised to the dignity of the royal priesthood by Baptism and configured more deeply to Christ by Confirmation participate with the whole community in the Lord's own sacrifice by means of the Eucharist." -Catechism of the Catholic Church

January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote: Pope St. John Paul II

"At every celebration of the Eucharist, we are spiritually brought back to the paschal Triduum: to the events of the evening of Holy Thursday, to the Last Supper and to what followed it." -Pope St. John Paul II

January 1st, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Eucharist Quote – Pope Benedict XVI

"We can thus understand how agape also became a term for the Eucharist: there God’s own agape comes to us bodily, in order to continue his work in us and through us." -Pope Benedict XVI

December 31st, 2018|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments