Eucharist. Chapter 9 pages 175-204. Eucharist 1. Christ’s saving presence in our midst The Passover seder A ritual meal as is the Eucharist meal today Eucharist Greek word meaning “thanksgiving”
Chapter 9 pages 175-204
7. Lay people began distributing communion after this time.
8. True or False: Only the priest presiding at Mass drank from the Communion cup prior to this time.
9. Both the priest and the _________ offer the Mass.
10. Read p. 197 for the Jewish roots of the Eucharist.
11. Another way of referencing Mass is _______. (p. 190)
12. The scripture reading for the Mass are taken from _________.
13. The central sacrament of the Church is the __________. (pgs. 176, 189 & 203)
14. At the consecration of the bread and wine Jesus is ________. (p. 181)
15. True or False: By the end of this century, Mass had become an elaborate ceremony.
16. Through the Church’s history this language was the language of the liturgy__________.
17. Why are Catholics obliged to attend Mass on Sunday?
18. The Vatican II reforms accomplished this _________. (p. 200)
19. Community participation in the Eucharist declined around this period. _________ (p. 200)
20. How did the earliest Christians commonly celebrate the Eucharist? (p. 197-198)
21. What is the most important element in the Eucharistic celebration? (p. 186)
22. Read p.185 The earliest Christians lived in this manner. Explain.
23. Explain Transubstantiation. (p. 181)
24. What meal did Jesus celebrate the night before he died?
25. In the current Catholic liturgy the people receive the blood of Christ from ________. (p. 196)
26. The most sacred moment in the liturgy is _________.
27. What are the two main parts of the Liturgy?
28. Who can preside at the Eucharist?
29. What are the people called to do who preside at the Eucharistic celebration? (p. 180)