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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American Archbishop Raymond Burke celebrated the Mass at nine-thirty in the morning, not at the main altar but at the altar where the Holy Eucharist is always present for adoration.
Tuesday (The Nativity of the Lord) 10am - Holy Eucharist with Carols.
Catholics only have to refer to the Catechism of the Catholic Church to see what the Church really teaches about the most Holy Eucharist and what we are obliged to believe.
Rome -- "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.
30am there will be a Holy Eucharist and at 11am a Sung Eucharist and renewal of baptismal vows, followed by Easter bonnets and eggs.
American Life League's Judie Brown notes: "While we commend the bishops for setting forth the basic teachings of the Catholic Church regarding the incredible Sacrament of Holy Eucharist, we continue to register our humble appeals with them that they deal with those who pursue manifest grave evils in the public square while claiming to be Catholic (Communique, Nov.
The Instructions on the Most Holy Eucharist (Redemptionis sacramentum) focus on the Sacred Liturgy, but invite us, the faithful, to be alert to all abuses.
We received the Holy Eucharist kneeling while only the priest handled the real presence of Jesus in the Eucharist.
He has elected to become a Catholic without participating in the Holy Eucharist until the annulment of his first marriage is finalized.
The message of the Trinity, forgiveness, and the holy Eucharist should be succinct and direct, yet enticing and colorful.
St Edeyrn's Church, which is next to the Unicorn Inn, has a holy eucharist service every Sunday at 9.