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Why do so many vain fears keep you from frequent and daily communion?

S. Antoni

Why do so many vain fears keep you from frequent and daily communion?

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by S. Antoni

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Published by The Sentinel Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lord"s Supper -- Catholic Church.,
  • Christian life -- Catholic authors.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrom the Italian of S. Antoni ... revised according to the code of Canon Law.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 102 p.
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17999752M

    Does all sin then bring death to man? The Holy One of Israel cannot suffer it to pass with impunity; and it is doubtless a principal cause of the controversy which he is now pleading with us, by restraining his gracious influence, and permitting the adversary to triumph. Receive, O benignant Virgin, this little offering of my slavery, in honor of, and in union with, that subjection which the Eternal Wisdom deigned to have to thy maternity, in homage to the power which both of Thee have over this poor sinner, and in thanksgiving for the privileges with which the Holy Trinity has favored thee. The result is, that spiritual communions having a natural and necessary effect in cherishing Christian love, their frequency must have a proportional effect in augmenting it.

    Show me where it is a commandment from God to follow as these people have done this one time. The grace of God was simply not received and consequently not treasured by the common Christian. Regrettably, I can't reply to every letter, but I greatly appreciate your feedback — especially notifications about typographical errors and inappropriate ads. But if we also commit grave sins which are evil, carnal and impure, and we have rancor towards our brother, until we worthily repent of these sins, let us not boldly approach the divine Mysteries. Believe me, this is no good sign; it is a sign of great danger; for as the Royal Prophet has said, "Behold, they that go far from God shall perish.

    Is it to bow down his head as a bulrush, and to spread sackcloth and ashes under him? And you stay away for five months; yea, for an entire year, and find no necessity for receiving more often? As if he did not thoroughly know our frame, and what is necessary to cherish devout affection! So, I spent the next year studying the issue.


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Why do so many vain fears keep you from frequent and daily communion? book

Through Holy Communion God gives us the forgiveness of sins, life and salvation through the body and blood of Jesus. If they throw it into a different from than which he hath prescribed, they have no right to look for his blessing. This natural power to love God is strengthened, augmented, and perfected by the frequent Communion of the body and blood of our Lord.

Bede bears witness to the Roman practice of communicating on Sundays and on the feasts of the Apostles and Martyrs, and laments the rarity of reception in England Ep. I have said enough already to show the groundlessness of such a fear and its injuriousness to God; would that I could sufficiently express its hurtfulness to souls.

Look at any work of nature: a canyon, a flower, a bird. By the middle of the twentieth century, when I was born, most Lutheran churches offered communion only once a month.

Behold, ye fast for strife and debate, and to smite with the fist of wickedness. Rule 3 declares that "it is sufficient that they the daily communicants be free from mortal sin, with the purpose of never sinning in future", and Rule 4 enjoins that "care is to be taken that Holy Communion be proceeded by serious preparation and followed by a suitable thanksgiving, according to each one's strength, circumstances, and duties ".

Ephraim the Syrian writes: Brothers, let us practice stillness, fasting, prayer, and tears; gather together in the Church; work with our hands; speak about the Holy Fathers; be obedient to the truth; and listen to the divine Scriptures; so that our minds do not become barren and sprout the thorns of evil thoughts.

What is it, then, that keeps you back from Holy Communion? And they realized that people need time to adjust to change, even necessary change. Oeuvres Paris,III, sqq. This place of knowing is at the very center of our being.

Or do you commit venial sins willfully and with full deliberation? The greatest teacher in the church has always been the Divine Service itself. The Lutheran Church that began migrating to America in the s was not healthy. The Council of Trent expressed a wish "that at each Mass the faithful who are present, should communicate" Sess.

What rashness! Grant that among these frequent communicants there is but one who lives a truly devout life, still you have sufficient evidence of the fruit of this Sacrament, for you know that no one can live holily without the grace of God and that this Sacrament was instituted to impart grace to us in an abundant measure.

Lutgaard was in the habit of receiving Holy Communion very often, but her superioress, disapproving, forbade her doing so in the future. Luther and many of his contemporaries wrote hymns so that the people could be taught the truths of Christ simply and could participate in the proclamation in the service.

Not that a mere habit of praying will make anyone a man of prayer. Sermons were eliminated from the Divine Service. Such honesty will throw a luster round our character, and imprint a majesty upon our testimony, for which the usual clamor and acrimony would be too much honored in being called a miserable substitute.

Since then you insist so much on obedience to the Church, show the spirit of an obedient child, and fulfill her ardent wish. Must you spend the whole morning in prayer or in reading pious books? His soul will loathe the heavenly manna, and by degrees he will drop off.

By wedding these exercises with the sacrament of the supper, you tie down to certain periods, what the Bible has tied down to no periods.

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Second, I was surprised and a little miffed at myself that I had not really read this in the Lutheran Confessions before.Oct 15,  · 4. Frequent Communion. The fourth means of perfection, and even of perseverance in the grace of God, is frequently to receive the Holy Communion, of which we have already spoken in the Introduction, §II., pagewhere we affirmed that a soul can do nothing more pleasing to Jesus Christ than to receive Him often in the Sacrament of the sylvaindez.com Jan 28,  · You don’t have to like a pope.

You don’t have to like the way he talks to reporters, the way he addresses people in public, or the kinds of shoes he wears. You don’t even have to like the approach he takes to various topics. But you do have to respect the teaching authority of his office when he exercises that authority officially.

Why Is There a Crisis of Faith or Confusion of Beliefs Around Me and What Do I Do and Whom Do I Believe? How do I keep the faith and save my soul? Consecration to Mary The Secret of Mary a thief and even a murderer. Better never to have read one single line in a good book than so much as a word [or picture] in one of these character.

Missing Sunday Mass In John Jesus says that if you love Him then you'll keep His Commandments. The Church He founded on Earth is the Catholic Church.

p. ]) if they do so in full knowledge, deliberate and free consent of the will, and die impenitent (not sorry). See Catechism of the Catholic Church paragraphs to 3 Comments on Why Do We Give Money on First Communions? Diane May 14, at am I found myself reflecting on the same things a couple weeks ago, with the first communion of a friend’s son.

COMMUNION EVERY SUNDAY. WHY? In the early 80s I was the Campus Pastor at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. Each year we would get together with college students from the various Universities in the Upper mid-west and have a joint retreat.