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Corpus Christi Day

Celebration Of Corpus Christi Day

Introduction The festival of Corpus Christi celebrates the Eucharist as the body of Christ. The name ‘Corpus Christi’ is Latin for ‘the body of Christ’. This jubilant festival is celebrated by Roman Catholics and other Christians to proclaim the truth of the transubstantiation of bread and wine into the actual body of Christ during Mass. In some countries in the …

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Catholic feast day of Corpus Christi

Feast of Corpus Christi Since the year 1264, the Catholic Church has celebrated the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ with a solemn procession. This celebration takes place on the second Thursday after Pentecost. In many countries, however, “Corpus Christi” takes place on the following Sunday. This celebration recognizes the abiding presence of …

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