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'The bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.' Sunday Reflections, Corpus Christi Year A

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The Institution of the Eucharist, Federico Fiori Barocci, 1609Basilica di Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Rome [Web Gallery of Art] The Solemnity of Corpus Christi is on the Universal Calendar of the Church for the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, this year 19 June, and is a holy day of obligation. However, in the Philippines and in many other countries it has been transferred to the following Sunday.Readings(New American Bible: Philippines, USA)
Readings(Jerusalem Bible: Australia, England & Wales, India [optional], Ireland, New Zealand, Pakistan, Scotland, South Africa)  [This link is to the readings for the Vigil Mass and for the Mass on Sunday] GospelJohn 6:51-58  (New Revised Standard Version, Catholic Edition, Canada) 


Jesus said to the Jews: I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.” The Jews then disputed among themselves, saying, “How can this man give us his fle…

Wearing of the Red!

Happy First Friday. ♥Time for little heart to Heart.♥ ClickHEREto view a friendly bird's reminder.