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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Christian tradition has always interpreted this as a kind of prefiguration of the Holy Eucharist, which Christ instituted in order to nourish His followers spirituality.
We are gathered here to serve the holy Eucharist during which the first sacraments were given, the priest added.
The Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper recalled the institution of the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist is recalled.
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The Diocese of Borongan argued that the bells are sacred artifacts that call the faithful to the sacrament of the Holy Eucharist therefore the bells belong in the Church and not in a museum.
We also receive the love commandment, which symbolises the feet washing ceremony, and the institution of Holy Eucharist,' he told Malay Mail.
Eight hundred years later in Lanciano, a Basilian monk had doubts that Jesus was truly present in the Holy Eucharist, so when he uttered the words of consecration, the Holy Host turned into flesh and coagulated blood.
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NNA - Maronite Patriarch Bechara Boutros Rahi accused on Monday the Lebanese political parties of negligence, "which causes the presidential vacancy and the obstruction of both Parliament and government work." "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.
In the pages of "Living the Mass: A Deeper Look at the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist" by Trappist monk Christopher Lucas we encounter the Holy Eucharist as paschal mystery, the "Source and Summit of the Christian Life." We encounter God's love for us through what God has done and is doing for us in the Eucharist.