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HOLY EUCHARIST
THE SACRAMENT OF THE HOLY
EUCHARIST
COMPLETES CHRISTIAN
INITIATION.
IT IS THE PARTICIPATION OF
THE FAITHFUL
IN THE LORD’S OWN
SACRIFICE

BASIC DESCRIPTION OF VATICAN II MEMORIAL OF CHRIST’S DEATH AND RESURRECTION SACRAMENT OF LOVE PASCHAL BANQUET PLEDGE OF FUTURE GLORY .

EUCHARIST: THE SOURCE AND SUMMIT OF ECCLESIAL LIFE THE OTHER SACRAMENTS. ALL MINISTRIES AND WORKS OF THE APOSTOLATE ARE BOUND UP WITH THE EUCHARIST AND ARE ORIENTED TO IT. THE EUCHARIST IS THE SUM AND SUMMARY OF OUR FAITH .

CHRIST’S PRESENCE IN THE EUCHARIST ASSEMBLY MINISTER HOLY SCRIPTURES EUCHARISTIC SPECIES .

DIFFERENT NAMES OF THIS SACRAMENT EUCHARIST AN ACTION OF THANKSGIVING TO GOD EUCHARISTEIN. SANCTIFICATION . REDEMPTION AND. EULOGEIN (GK) RECALL THE JEWISH BLESSINGS THAT PROCLAIM GOD’S WORKS: CREATION.

.I.BREAKING OF THE BREAD JESUS USED THIS RITE. WHEN HE BLESSED AND DISTRIBUTED THE BREAD AT THE LAST SUPPER SIGNIFIES THAT ALL WHO EAT THE ONE BROKEN BREAD ENTER INTO COMMUNION WITH CHRIST AND FORM ONE BODY WITH HIM. AS PART OF JEWISH MEAL.

II.HOLY SACRIFICE BECAUSE IT MAKES PRESENT THE SACRIFICE OF CHRIST THE SAVIOR THE MASS CANNOT BE SEPARATED FROM THE CROSS .

HOLY AND DIVINE LITURGY BECAUSE THE CHURCH’S WHOLE LITURGY FINDS ITS CENTER AND MOST INTENSE EXPRESSION IN THE CELEBRATION OF THIS SACRAMENT .III.

.HOLY COMMUNION BECAUSE BY THIS SACRAMENT.IV. WE UNITE OURSELVES TO CHRIST WHO MAKES US SHARERS IN HIS BODY AND BLOOD TO FORM A SINGLE BODY.

V. IN WHICH THE MYSTERY OF SALVATION IS ACCOMPLISHED CONCLUDES WITH THE SENDING FORTH (MISSION) OF THE FAITHFUL SO THAT THEY MAY FULFILL GOD’S WILL IN THEIR DAILY LIVES .HOLY MASS BECAUSE IN THE LITURGY.

EFFECTS OF THE SACRAMENT UNITY/COMMUNION WITH CHRIST FREEDOM FROM SIN RECONCILIATION .

PARTS OF THE MASS ALL GATHER TOGETHER CHRISTIANS COME TOGETHER IN ONE PLACE FOR THE EUCHARISTIC ASSEMBLY .

INTRODUCTORY RITES •Sign of the Cross •Greetings •Penitential rite •Gloria •Opening prayer .I.

II.LITURGY OF THE WORD •1ST READING FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT •RESPONSORIAL PSALM •2ND READING FROM A NON-GOSPEL NEW TESTAMENT •ALLELUIA •GOSPEL •HOMILY •PROFESSION OF FAITH •PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL .

PRESENTATION OF GIFTS •THE BREAD AND THE WINE ARE BROUGHT INTO THE ALTAR •THEY WILL BE OFFERED BY THE PRIEST IN THE NAME OF CHRIST IN THE EUCHARISTIC SACRIFICE .III.

COLLECTION FROM THE VERY BEGINNING CHRISTIANS HAVE BROUGHT ALONG WITH THEM BREAD AND WINE AND GIFTS TO SHARE WITH THOSE IN NEED .

IV.LITURGY OF THE EUCHARIST •INTRODUCTORY EXCHANGE •PREFACE •EUCHARISTIC PRAYER •LORD’S PRAYER •SIGN OF PEACE •BREAKING OF BREAD •POURING OF WINE •COMMUNION .

. THE CHURCH GIVES THANKS TO THE FATHER THROUGH CHRIST IN THE HOLY SPIRIT FOR ALL HIS WORKS.CORE OF LITURGY OF THE EUCHARIST: EUCHARISTIC PRAYER (ANAPHORA) THE PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING AND CONSECRATION IN THE (1) PREFACE.

(2) EPICLESIS THE CHURCH ASKS THE FATHER TO SEND HIS HOLY SPIRIT ON THE BREAD AND WINE SO THAT THEY MAY BECOME BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST .

(3) INSTITUTION NARRATIVE THE POWER OF THE WORDS THE ACTION OF CHRIST THE POWER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT MAKE SACRAMENTALLY PRESENT UNDER THE SPECIES OF BREAD AND WINE CHRIST’S BODY AND BLOOD HIS SACRIFICE OFFERED ON THE CROSS ONCE AND FOR ALL. .

RESURRECTION AND GLORIOUS RETURN OF CHRIST JESUS .(4) ANAMNESIS THE CHURCH CALLS TO MIND THE PASSION.

(5) INTERCESSIONS THE CHURCH INDICATES THAT THE EUCHARIST IS CELEBRATED IN COMMUNION WITH THE WHOLE CHURCH .

.V.CONCLUDING RITES “GO IN PEACE TO LOVE AND SERVE THE LORD.” -CELEBRATION IS CONTINUED OUTSIDE THE WALLS OF THE CHURCH.” “THANKS BE TO GOD.