eucharist eucharist  /ˈ ju kə rəst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine

News

  1. Council members expand support to South Carolina, San Joaquin

    The Rev. Gay Jennings, president of the House of Deputies and Executive Council vice chair, and the Rev. Terry Star, deacon and council member from North Dakota, lead council in its June 9 bilingual celebration of Holy Eucharist. Photo/Mary Frances Schjonberg, Episcopal News Service [Episcopal News Service – Linthicum Heights, Maryland] The Episcopal Church’s Executive Council agreed June 10 to ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

  2. Youngest bomb victim honored at 9th birthday Mass

    Father Sean Connor, pastor at St. Ann Church in Boston, celebrates the Eucharist during a birthday memorial mass for Martin Richard on Sunday, June 9, 2013. Martin, the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombings, was honored Sunday at a Roman Catholic Mass on what would have been his ninth birthday.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Peoria Journal Star

  3. Presiding Bishop preaches during Executive Council meeting

    [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori preached the following sermon June 9 during the June 8-10 meeting of the Executive Council at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute in Linthicum Heights, Maryland. The Holy Eucharist used the day’s proper (1 Kings 17:8-16 (17-24), Psalm 146, Galatians 1:11-24, Luke 7:11-17). Executive ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

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Quotes

  1. "There is an objective connection here with the eucharist. Bishops are bound to reaffirm constantly these values as part of their responsibility to the flock entrusted to them," the Pope said.
    on Mar 13, 2007 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Canoe.ca

  2. Archbishop of Nigeria Peter Akinola told the BBC: "Rather than make a mockery of the holy Eucharist or the sacrament of the Lord, it was better we don't participate and all efforts to get us back are failed. So until there is restoration of...
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Archbishop Peter Akinola Source: The Age

  3. "I deeply regret that Mr. Giuliani received the Eucharist during the Papal visit here in New York, and I will be seeking a meeting with him to insist that he abide by our understanding," Cardinal Egan said.
    on Apr 28, 2008 By: Cardinal Edward Egan Source: Irish Times

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