The Flesh of God: Our Daily Bread

5 minutes The Eucharist is the source and summit of the Catholic Church, and it is also one of Her greatest mysteries. Yet many astonishing elements of the Eucharist can be found by examining its Jewish roots. The Last Supper did not stand on its own as a precedential event; rather it has deep origins within the […]

The Eucharist and John 6: A Former Protestant’s Perspective

11 minutes By Jack Morgan, Auburn University One of the dividing issues between Protestants and Catholics consists in what we believe takes place during the celebration of the Lord’s Supper. Catholics — and all other ancient Christian sects for that matter — have always upheld belief in the “Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist.” That is, […]