Posts Tagged ‘communion’

Throwback Thursday: Communion in Service to Jesus Christ and His Church

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

As Catholics, we live not simply as individuals, but also in the unity of the Body of Christ that is the Church, which is meant to be a reflection of the communion of persons in the Holy Trinity.  “As it is, there are many parts, yet one body,” teaches Saint Paul. “For in one Spirit […] [Read more]

Celebrating Communion – For the First Time, and on Every Sunday

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Over the next month in parishes across the Archdiocese of Washington, children will be making their First Holy Communion. They will come forward to receive Our Lord – Body, Blood, Soul and Divinity – in the consecrated host and Precious Blood. Often the homily is written and preached for the ears of our young Catholics, […] [Read more]