Eucharist: You are what you eat, part one

Our family overslept on a recent Sunday, and, having missed our regular Mass, we went to church at a neighboring parish. The deacon giving the homily that day spoke about his anguish over a survey reportedly showing that two thirds of Catholics did not believe that Christ was actually present in the bread and wine at Mass.

After Mass I remarked to Jacob, 14, that when the deacon spoke of the statistic, my feelings were the opposite of his: Continue reading