Christ who will come again at the end of time comes to us in every Eucharist. This eschatological aspect makes the Eucharist an event that draws us up into heaven. Thus, the Eucharist fills our life journey with hope. In every Eucharist, we enter the Holy of Holies, the Body of Christ, and we are sanctified (cf. Heb 90:11-14). The Eucharist is the privileged place where life becomes sacred. The Eucharist makes our life a sacred adventure of ever-deepening communion with God.
07 July 2007
Serratelli on the sacred, part 3
The Most Reverend Arthur J. Serratelli continues his four part series on the sacred reflecting on the Eucharist as the "sacred adventure of life." Says His Excellency: