Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

Eucharistic Revival Columns

Jesus Christ invites all to return to the source and summit of faith: his Real Presence in the Eucharist. The National Eucharistic Revival is a movement to restore understanding and devotion to this great mystery. In this series, columnists share how the Eucharist has transformed them.

Eucharistic Revival

“Bread from Heaven”

BY PATRICK METTS, Special to the Bulletin


We have heard the story of how Jesus was born in Bethlehem, which in Hebrew means house (bêth) of bread (lehem). Christ was laid in a manger, a feeding trough and presented to the world. Similarly, he is laid on a ciborium at every Mass, each day around the world.

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