Posts Tagged ‘Mass of the Lord’s Supper’

The Institution of the Eucharist at the Last Supper

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

When God saved his people from death by the blood of the Passover lamb and delivered them out of bondage and oppression in ancient Egypt, he told them to eat unleavened bread and each year thereafter to observe this day as a memorial of the Passover of the Lord. The meal taken in community, which […] [Read more]

The Mass of the Lord’s Supper: The Story of God’s Love for Us

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

For five weeks of Lent, we prepared ourselves through works of charity, self-sacrifice and personal conversion toward God.  Now, on Holy Thursday, we enter into the Sacred Paschal Triduum with the Mass of the Lord’s Supper.  On this holy night, we see Jesus showing his apostles how they are to lead – through service.  Our […] [Read more]