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The Eucharist /ˈjuːkərɪst is a Christian rite that is considered a sacrament in most churches. According to the New Testament, it was instituted by Jesus Christ  ...

What is the Holy Eucharist? - EWTN.com


The Holy Eucharist is a sacrament and a sacrifice. In the Holy Eucharist, under the appearances of bread and wine, the Lord Christ is contained, offered, and ...

The Real Presence of Jesus Christ in the Sacrament of the Eucharist ...


Recalling these words of Jesus, the Catholic Church professes that, in the celebration of the Eucharist, bread and wine become the Body and Blood of Jesus ...

Christ in the Eucharist | Catholic Answers


Protestant attacks on the Catholic Church often focus on the Eucharist. This demonstrates that opponents of the Church—mainly Evangelicals and ...

Eucharist | Define Eucharist at Dictionary.com


Eucharist definition, the sacrament of Holy Communion; the sacrifice of the Mass; the Lord's Supper. See more.

What Is the Eucharist? - Catholicism - About.com


Definition: The Eucharist is another name for Holy Communion. The term comes from the Greek by way of Latin, and it means "thanksgiving." It is used in three ...

Eucharist | Episcopal Church


The sacrament of Christ's body and blood, and the principal act of Christian worship. The term is from the Greek, "thanksgiving." Jesus instituted the eucharist "on ...

The Sacraments: Eucharist – Franciscan Media - American Catholic


Click on an image below to send a Catholic e-Greeting![cgcards]What does the Eucharist mean to you? Click here to share your reflection with us!We'll post ...

Sacraments - Eucharist - Loyola Press


Eucharist, or Holy Communion, is one of the Sacraments of Initiation. Learn more about Eucharist and other Catholic sacraments at Loyola Press.

Holy Eucharist - Orthodox Church in America


The Holy Eucharist is called the “sacrament of sacraments” in the Orthodox tradition. It is also called the “sacrament of the Church.” The eucharist is the center of ...

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Catechism of the Catholic Church - The sacrament of the Eucharist


1324 The Eucharist is "the source and summit of the Christian life."<sup>136</sup> "The other sacraments, and indeed all ecclesiastical ministries and works of the ...

Sacrament of the Eucharist - Prayers - Catholic Online


The doctrine of the Holy Eucharist consist of that of the Eucharist sacrifice, the sacrificial meal, and the sacrificial food, or to express it otherwise, it consists of the ...



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