Posts Tagged ‘Corpus Christi’

Corpus Christi: Christ’s Real and Abiding Presence in the World Today

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Tweet Share993 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share3 Share Yum Stumble Over the past couple of years, many parishes have returned to the practice at Mass of ringing hand bells at the elevation of the Host and Chalice. For parishioners of a certain age, this harkens back to a childhood memory of going to the sacred […] [Read more]

Corpus Christi and the Body of Christ Today

Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Tweet Share55 Pin2 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleRecently I celebrated Mass at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bethesda, and as the older girls walked up to receive Communion, they were accompanied by their younger friends at the school who had not yet had their First Communion. With arms reverently crossed […] [Read more]

Justin Martyr and Corpus Christi: Witnessing the Faith to the Greater Community

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Tweet Share43 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble The early Church faced many of the problems we encounter today – a culture that urges us to focus on self, a society often hostile to the Christian faith and even confusion amongst Christians regarding the doctrine of the faith.  These issues occasioned a new […] [Read more]