Today - July 26th, 2011 - is the Feast of Corpus Christi... the day set aside by the Roman Catholic Church to honor and celebrate the Blessed Sacrament of the Altar. We, as Catholics, are bound to believe that the Eucharist is truly the body and blood of Our Savior, Jesus Christ; not just a mere symbol of his body, but his actual flesh and blood hidden under the humble appearance of bread and wine. This teaching is admittedly very hard to comprehend… and even during Jesus’ time, scriptures tell us that some of his followers had difficulty accepting it as well when he spoke about it; some even left him over it…
can accept it?’ ... As a result of this, many of his disciples returned to their former
way of life and no longer accompanied him."
~ John 6:60, 66
my flesh and drinks my blood remains in me and I in him."
~ John 6:55-56
+ The Miracle of Lanciano, Italy
+ The Miracle of Santarem, Portugal
+ The Miracle of Siena, Italy
+ The Miracle of Betania / Los Teques, Venezuela
+ The Miracle of Chirattakonam, India
bloodstain-image of the Holy Face of Jesus.
"... Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you:
~ Words of Jesus, Matthew 28:20