eucharist : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine
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- 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 ...
June 10, 2013 - Worldwide Faith News
- 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.
June 9, 2013 - Peoria Journal Star
- 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 ...
June 9, 2013 - Worldwide Faith News
- Pope Benedict XVI in Canoe.ca
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.
- Archbishop Peter Akinola in The Age
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...
- Cardinal Edward Egan in Irish Times
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.