Tag: Mass is a banquet


16
Nov 2018

During my preaching and my writing this year I have place great emphasis on recovering the meaning of the Mass precisely as a sacrifice offered to God. The Mass is a banquet, but it is a sacrificial banquet and the meal, holy communion is the fruit of the sacrifice of Jesus Christ, the renewal of the offering of his Body and Blood, first offered on the Cross. In that context I have also had opportunity to make mention of the position of the priest at the altar, observing that it is more......

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