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Daily 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. Source: ÿSt. Thomas Aquinas, Summa Theologica

August 11th, 2018|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Daily 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 [...]

August 8th, 2018|Categories: Daily Quote: Eucharist|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Josemaria Escriva

"Don't be so blind or so thoughtless that you fail to 'go into' each tabernacle when you glimpse the walls of the steeple of each house of our Lord. He is waiting for you. Don't be so blind or so thoughtless that you fail to say at least an ejaculation to Mary Immaculate, whenever you [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Pope St. John Paul II

"Jesus is really present under the appearances of bread and wine, as he himself assures us: 'This is my body ... this is my blood' (Mt26: 26, 28). But the Christ present in the Eucharist is the Christ now glorified, who on Good Friday offered himself on the cross." Source:  Pope St. John Paul [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Pope St. John Paul II

"To contemplate Christ involves being able to recognize him whenever he manifests himself, in his many forms of presence, but above all in the living sacrament of his body and his blood. The Church draws her life from Christ in the Eucharist; by him she is fed and by him she is enlightened. The Eucharist [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Catechism of the Catholic Church

"Because Christ himself is present in the sacrament of the altar, he is to be honored with the worship of adoration. 'To visit the Blessed Sacrament is . . . a proof of gratitude, an expression of love, and a duty of adoration toward Christ our Lord' (Paul VI, MF 66)." Source: Catechism of [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Peter Julian Eymard

"Ask Our Lord earnestly for His spirit of Eucharistic humility, of which you have the model always under your eyes. His Presence gives you the grace of it. Hold it in love and practice it faithfully. May every pulsation of your heart say to God: 'Give me humility! Make me humble! Make me love humiliation!'" [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Ignatius of Antioch

"They abstain from the Eucharist and from prayer, because they confess not the Eucharist to be the flesh of our Saviour Jesus Christ, which suffered for our sins, and which the Father, of His goodness, raised up again. Those, therefore, who speak against this gift of God, incur death in the midst of their disputes." [...]

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Daily Eucharist Quote – St. Alphonsus Liguori

"'Verily Thou art a hidden God.' Is. xlv. 15. In no other work of Divine love are these words so fully verified as in this adorable mystery of the Most Holy Sacrament, where our God is entirely hidden." Source: St. Alphonsus Liguori, Visits to the Most Holy Sacrament

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Daily Eucharist Quote – Pope St. John Paul II

"The Eucharist is thus the memorial of Christ's death, but it is also the presence of his sacrifice and the anticipation of his glorious coming. It is the sacrament of the risen Lord's continual saving closeness in history." Source:  Pope St. John Paul II, General Audience - October 4, 2000

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