Ave Verum Corpus: Hail, true body, born of the Virgin Mary…

Posted August 6, 2017 12:31 pm by Editor

Ave Verum Corpus: Hail, true body, born of the Virgin Mary…

At either the Consecration during Mass or Exposition during Benediction, this hymn reminds the faithful of the Real Presence of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament, alerting us to see Him present in the Sacred Host and adore Him. But the Ave Verum also directs our meditation to His incarnation both in the manger and on the cross: that True Body…

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