Consecrated Host

Some articles on consecrated host, host:

Holy Child Of La Guardia - Legend
... For the spell they needed a consecrated Host and the heart of an innocent child ... After burying the body, the murderers stole a consecrated Host ... The consecrated Host is kept in the Dominican monastery of St ...
Text And Rubrics Of The Roman Canon - Consecration of The Bread
... He then shows the consecrated host to the people, replaces it on the paten (1970 form) or on the corporal (Tridentine form), and genuflects in adoration ... words "he blessed it", and to genuflect before as well as after showing the host to the people ... after 1970, the rubric in the Missal has the phrase "shows it (the consecrated host) to the people" (in Latin, "ostendit populo") not, as some imagine, "elevates it" ...

Famous quotes containing the word host:

    The rule for hospitality and Irish “help,” is, to have the same dinner every day throughout the year. At last, Mrs. O’Shaughnessy learns to cook it to a nicety, the host learns to carve it, and the guests are well served.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)