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If I should forget you, Jerusalem

From a discourse on the psalms by Saint Bruno, priest If I should forget you, Jerusalem How beautiful are your tabernacles! My soul longs to reach the courts of the Lord, the fullness of the heavenly Jerusalem, the city of the Lord. He then explains why he desires to enter the courts of the Lord. […]

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The Eucharist, Pledge of Our Resurrection

From the treatise Against Heresies by Saint Irenaeus, bishop The eucharist, pledge of our resurrection If our flesh is not saved, then the Lord has not redeemed us with his blood, the eucharistic chalice does not make us sharers in his blood, and the bread we break does not make us sharers in his body. […]

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