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Eucharist Real Presence (How To Prepare To Receive)

(gentle music) – Sometimes we call the Mass boring, impersonal, or irrelevant, because we don’t feel like we’re getting anything out of it. Now if we don’t feel like we’re getting anything out of it, we have to ask the question, what are we putting into it? Have we prepared ourself to receive Jesus’ body,… Read More »

C4: Ignite Your Catholic Faith – What Happens to the Bread & Wine?

It’s just bread and wine. What’s the big deal? Isn’t the bread and wine, just really, bread and wine? As Catholics, we believe that at every single Mass, the bread and wine offered on the altar, are transformed into the body and blood of Christ-the Sacrament of the Eucharist. It takes a remarkable faith to… Read More »

Why Non-Catholics Can’t Receive Communion

Hi, my name’s Fr. Mike Schmitz and this is Ascension Presents. So, a question that I’m asked A LOT is “Father, how come, when it comes to Holy Communion, we can’t offer Holy Communion to those who are not Catholic and those who are not practicing Catholics?” Because if you ever invite your friends to… Read More »