Synopses & Reviews
In the Eucharist we remember and celebrate the Passion and Death of Jesus Christ.The paschal feast is our greatest opportunity to approach God, and to forge thebonds of community within the Church, but too often we slip into a routine practiceof the Mass. Fr. Basil Pennington seeks to reawaken the love, joy, and mystery thatflow from a committed Eucharistic life. The Eucharist: Wine of Faith, Bread ofLife presents Fr. Pennington's many touching stories and profound meditationsfrom more than forty years of celebrating the Mass in every part of theworld.
This book nourishes the Eucharistic life and enhances the meaning of the Mass so celebrants and the community gathered together may enter more fully into the liturgy. Readers can look into Scripture, traditions, and rituals to find new wine and new hope for a liturgy that truly sanctifies Christian life.