John W. Healey
Symbols Are Not Just Symbols: After Berengar of Tours the focus shifted from the action of the Eucharist to the host.
December 23, 2000
Many Catholics, perhaps especially among the clergy, continue to be dismayed by the 1994 New York Times survey, according to which over half the Catholics who attend Mass weekly said that they believed that the bread and wine of the Eucharist are strictly the symbolic presence of Christ. (For a rece