My Eucharistic Jesus,
It is JOY to see only
the appearances of Bread and Wine.
It is GLORIOUS not
to experience Your Presence.
For then, as You give to me
the very Gift of Yourself,
I have something in return
to offer You –
Absolute TRUST in Your Words
and Your PROMISE:
Whoever eats My Flesh and drinks My Blood
lives in Me, and I live in him.
O my Faithful One,
should I require anything more than
Father Jacques Daley, OSB, filling in for Mother Angelica one night on EWTN, said something so beautiful that I wrote it down.
In discussing how we are to receive Holy Communion, he said, “I feel Jesus prefers the mouth, because it is more intimate.”
And I thought, “Like a kiss……”
Let Him kiss me with the kisses of His mouth….. (Song of Songs 1:2)