Blessed Sacrament


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Blessed Sacrament

n. Roman Catholic Church
The consecrated host.
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Blessed Sacrament

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) chiefly RC Church the consecrated elements of the Eucharist
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Bless′ed Sac′rament


n.
the consecrated Host.
[1550–60]
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Translations

Blessed Sacrament

n the Blessed Sacramentil Santissimo Sacramento
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Healthy Schools Team - Blessed Sacrament Catholic Primary School
Today's solemnity is a good occasion to renew our faith in the Blessed Sacrament and to prepare ourselves well for that intimate and physical meeting with Our Lord, who is present in the Blessed Sacrament to be our spiritual nourishment.
Prior the mass, the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and a dialogue with the youth will be held at 2 p.m.
The open date and status above indicate when Blessed Sacrament RC Primary School opened or when it changed to its most recent incarnation, with a number of schools converting to academies in recent years.
The Center at Blessed Sacrament is a nonprofit dedicated to ending isolation and homelessness in Hollywood.
The sacred instrument which holds the Blessed Sacrament has since been put back together but Father Sweeney, who has served the parish for more than 20 years, has suspended the Exposition of the Sacrament for the first time until Friday to preserve the piece's safety.
Kate during her visit to a M-Pact (Moving Parents and Children <B Together) at the Blessed Sacrament School in Islington yesterday
This additional handling of the Most Blessed Sacrament probably adds to the supposed justification of "Communion in the hand" and the loss of reverence so apparent in contemporary Catholic churches.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is not something new.
From left, Zoe Hooton, Michael Mottram, Jordan McSarley and Alex Archer at Blessed Sacrament Junior School's Spanish day, with Rafa Baa-nitez Superlambanana Picture: TRACEY O'NEILL/to071008spanish-1
Senate Chamber) and the Old DC Courthouse, as well as the renovation of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Sacramento, California.
Tim Cavanaugh replies: Much as I'd like to blame all my adult failings on a lousy parochial education, the quality of religious instruction at Blessed Sacrament School was in fact so poor that we learned little even about Catholic doctrine, let alone the beliefs of Protestant schismatics.