Category: Eucharistic Face of Christ

Eyes Only for Thy Face

A Longing to See Him Again Blessed John Henry Newman wrote somewhere that the Ascension of the Lord is “at once a source of sorrow,...

The Magnificat in a Eucharistic key

Saint John Paul II “Blessed is she who believed” (Luke 1:45). Mary also anticipated, in the mystery of the incarnation, the Church’s Eucharistic faith. When,...

In the School of the Host

Let all the hard and rugged paths by which we walk towards God be set before him. (Rule of Saint Benedict, Chapter LVIII.  Of the...

Saint Juliana of Mont Cornillon

In celebration of the feast of Saint Juliana of Mont Cornillon, it is fitting to re–read Pope Benedict’s discourse (General Audience of Wednesday, 17th November...

Shew Thy Face upon Thy Sanctuary

Illumina faciem tuam super sanctuarium tuum. (Daniel 9:17) Now therefore, O our God, hear the supplication of thy servant, and his prayers: and shew thy...