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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"He once in Cana of Galilee, turned the water into wine, akin to blood, and is it incredible that He should have turned wine into blood?" Source: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures

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Daily Virtue Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"The root of all good works is the hope of the Resurrection; for the expectation of the recompense nerves the soul to good works. For every labourer is ready to endure the toils, if he sees their reward in prospect; but when men weary themselves for nought, their heart soon sinks as well as their [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"Since then He Himself declared and said of the Bread, This is My Body, who shall dare to doubt any longer? And since He has Himself affirmed and said, This is My Blood, who shall ever hesitate, saying, that it is not His blood?" Source: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures

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Daily Virtue Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"If you have anything against any man, forgive it: you come here to receive forgiveness of sins, and thou also must forgive him that has sinned against you. Else with what face will you say to the Lord, Forgive me my many sins, if you have not yourself forgiven your fellow-servant even his little sins." [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Thomas Aquinas

"The presence of Christ's true body and blood in this sacrament cannot be detected by sense, nor understanding, but by faith alone, which rests upon Divine authority. Hence, on Lk. 22:19: 'This is My body which shall be delivered up for you,' Cyril says: 'Doubt not whether this be true; but take rather the Saviour's [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"The Bread of the Eucharist, after the invocation of the Holy Ghost, is mere bread no longer, but the Body of Christ." Source: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"The Bread and Wine of the Eucharist before the invocation of the Holy and Adorable Trinity were simple bread and wine, while after the invocation the Bread becomes the Body of Christ, and the Wine the Blood of Christ." Source: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures

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Daily Virtue Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"The present is the season of confession: confess what you have done in word or in deed, by night or by day; confess in an acceptable time, and in the day of salvation receive the heavenly treasure." Source: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"The Bread of Heaven came down on earth that He might feed the hungry." Source: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures

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Daily Virtue Quote – St. Cyril of Jerusalem

"Let all vain ornament be banished, and every hurtful glance, and all wanton gait, and every flowing robe, and perfume enticing to pleasure. But in all for perfume let there be the prayer of sweet odour, and the practice of good works, and the sanctification of our bodies: that the Virgin-born Lord may say even [...]

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