The Eucharistic Table

Prepare preschool children for Mass

by Dr. Patricia M. McCormack, IHM

On Holy Thursday—the night before he died—Jesus invited his closest friends to share the Passover meal. It was during this Last Supper that Jesus gave us the gift of the Eucharist; his body and blood to remain with us long after his death and resurrection. Jesus offers himself again and again whenever we gather at the altar table to celebrate Mass. Every Sunday (and at every Mass) we are guests at a banquet. Read more…