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Ah, madam, it is a great sacrament, "replied the priest, passing his hand over the thin grizzled strands of hair combed back across his bald head.
They wished to administer the sacrament of unction.
I knew someone who received that sacrament seven times.
Well, when I came to take the Sacrament, I had a great struggle about that.
And you'll stop the Sacrament next time, won't you?
Take the sacrament, of course, and go on doing your duty; and if that won't serve you, nothing will.
We had here the convenience of improving the ardour and piety of our new converts, and, at the same time, of leading more into the way of the true religion: and indeed our success exceeded the utmost of our hopes; we had in a short time great numbers whom we thought capable of being admitted to the sacraments of baptism and the mass.
Maurice Blondel on the Supernatural in Human Action: Sacrament and Superstition
Street children need not only physical sustenance but also spiritual nourishment - beginning with the sacrament of baptism.
For this reason, they believe that the only recourse for the many divorced and remarried members of the faithful is the annulment process, which examines the disposition of both parties back at the time of the first marriage to try and discover a defect that has rendered the sacrament invalid.
stands at the corner of Park and Pleasant streets, where the Blessed Sacrament School once stood, serving the neighborhood's Roman Catholic schoolchildren from 1926 until 1974.
So he explained, "The word is added to the element, and there results the sacrament, as if itself is also a kind of visible word.
Francis Stanfield (1835-1914) was parish priest at Corpus Christi Church in London, England, in the early 1880s and wrote two very famous hymns which are well known throughout the Catholic Church: Sweet Sacrament Divine and Oh Sacred Heart.
In preparation for the Sacrament, a total of 19 children from the parish attended weekly instruction in church with Canon Michael Bayldon, members of the parish and within school and at Rosary Group with Sandra Hallett.
The Sacrament and Other Plays of Forbidden Love by Hugo Claus