Catholic Answers Live Radio Preview for the week of November 14-18, 2011 with host Patrick Coffin
Patrick Coffin is a dynamic speaker, emcee, and host of the top-rated national radio show, Catholic Answers Live. He has degrees in theology and philosophy from McGill University in Montreal and Franciscan University of Steubenville. A former stage actor, Patrick has appeared on the FOX...
Beginning Apologetics Volume 3: The Eucharist This concise volume gives you both the Biblical basis and the historical basis of why Catholics have recognized the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist since the very beginning of the Church. Also included are suggestions on how the Faithful might appreciate the Eucharist more fully and receive the Eucharist more fruitfully, as well as prayers for before and after communion
"Approaching, do not come with your palms stretched flat nor with fingers separated. But making your left hand a seat for your right, and hollowing your palm, receive the Body of Christ, responding Amen. And having with care hallowed your eyes by the touch of the Holy Body, take it, vigilant lest you drop any of it."
~ Cyril, Bishop of Jerusalem, Doctor of the Church, Saint; on the proper technique for receiving Holy Communion in the hand (circa A.D. 347).