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What effect does the Eucharist have on you?

Catholic Answer That depends upon how it is received. If the Eucharist is received by a believing, baptized Christian in a state of grace (having been to confession, etc.) and (MORE)

What is the eucharistic fast?

  Canon law (of the Roman Catholic Church) states, "One who is to receive the most Holy Eucharist is to abstain from any food or drink, with the exception only of water an (MORE)

Who can give Eucharist?

Christ gave to us the Eucharist. It means his body and blood. Christ instituted the Eucharist through his followers the apostles and the disciples of Emmaus. Today, it is admi (MORE)

Why is the Eucharist important?

The Eucharist is very important to all Christians. This is for many reasons. First of all, during the Last Supper, Jesus served bread and wine to his disciples. When he did t (MORE)

What is the Eucharist about?

The Eucharist is the Institution established by Jesus Christ on the night of the Last Supper. On that night he takes the unleavened bread and the cup of wine and turns them in (MORE)

What does the Eucharist symbolize?

Its not a symbol. It's the actual body and blood of Jesus. It shows Jesus' love that he left for us by humbly leaving himself in the form of bread and wine. .    Catholic (MORE)

How the eucharist began?

  Early Christians kept the Passover in memory of Christ's sacrifice. The Christian Passover consisted of eating unleavened bread and some wine. These symbols, that repres (MORE)

What is the effect of the Eucharist?

from The Catechism of the Catholic Church, second edition, English translation 1994 "The fruits of Holy Communion 1391 Holy Communion augments our union with Christ. The pri (MORE)