Holy Eucharist


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Noun1.Holy Eucharist - a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wineHoly Eucharist - a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine
sacrament - a formal religious ceremony conferring a specific grace on those who receive it; the two Protestant ceremonies are baptism and the Lord's Supper; in the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church there are seven traditional rites accepted as instituted by Jesus: baptism and confirmation and Holy Eucharist and penance and holy orders and matrimony and extreme unction
Offertory - the part of the Eucharist when bread and wine are offered to God
Communion, Holy Communion, manduction, sacramental manduction - the act of participating in the celebration of the Eucharist; "the governor took Communion with the rest of the congregation"
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to attend Mass on Sunday and during Holy Day of Obligation, we proceed to the church where we offer our prayers and thanksgiving for the past week's blessings and guidance through the Holy Eucharist - the summit of our Christian faith.
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This negligence has caused chaos, corruption and impoverishment of the people," said the patriarch at a Mass held at the Missionary Nuns of The Holy Eucharist in Jbeil.
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The message of the Trinity, forgiveness, and the holy Eucharist should be succinct and direct, yet enticing and colorful.
The story featured in a hagiography by Thomas of Celano and was depicted in a panel painting of 1360 by Guido da Siena, which shows the saint with a monstrance of the Holy Eucharist, the dazzling sight of which caused the infidels to retreat in disarray.
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As head of the liturgical congregation, it is expected that Cardinal Sarah will take a strong role in defending the Sacrament of the Eucharist against those in the Church hierarchy (particularly the German bishops) who are lobbying for a relaxation of the rules to allow those divorced and remarried outside the Church to receive Holy Eucharist.
That, surely, is one of the wonderful and unique things about the Holy Eucharist.