Embracing the Mystery – Eucharist pt.3

We are now in the full presence of Christ himself! The Eucharistic prayer continues into the following parts: The Lord’s prayer, the fraction, the Rite of Peace and Communion. The Lord’s prayer: In the Lord’s prayer we are making the perfect act of gratitude, petition, and fortitude. We “dare” to claim God as father, as…

Greater Interest: Mark

The Gospel of Mark presents many important facts and lessons. First, Jesus is the Messiah from the Old Testament and proves that Jesus is the Son of God. Jesus also performs many miracles. Mark’s portrait of Jesus is one of a wonder-working warrior, a perfect combination of divine power and mercy toward humanity. The main…