- Dec 10, 2019
The Catholic Church in western Michigan is defending a priest’s decision to deny Holy Communion to a judge in a same-sex marriage.
Brett Salkeld is Archdiocesan Theologian for the Archdiocese of Regina in Canada. He is responsible for deacon formation. His latest book, ‘Transubstantiation: Theology, History, and Christian Unity’ was published this year.
Acknowledging evidence that “for several generations” the Catholic Church has not sufficiently taught its core truths, Bishop Daniel R. Jenky has called for all ministries of the Diocese of Peoria to be “intentionally centered” on the Real Presence in the holy Eucharist.
Do Catholics believe that the Eucharist is truly the body and blood of Christ?
The Pew Research Center firm released a new report – “What Americans Know About Religion” – that found that one-third of Catholics in the United States don’t believe what the Catholic Church teaches: The Eucharist is the actual Body and Blood of Jesus Christ.
On the Catholic feast of Corpus Christi, Pope Francis said that in a culture obsessed with profit and gain, the Eucharist is a remedy for selfishness, inviting people to imitate Christ in sharing themselves with and for others.