The Earth Revivified
The winter is past the rains have ceased, and now the flowers appear. Song of Songs Letaille, Paris
PREPARE YOUR HEARTS
The Bread of God descends from heaven.
HERE IS THE LORD AND ALL HIS PARADISE
You command us to approach You with confidence.
JESUS ALL TO US!
Victim immolated for us, let us burn with unceasing love for You. Letaille
My Beloved is mine, and I am His.
Canticles 2:16 Bouasse Lebel, Paris
JESUS ALL TO US
O Holy Eucharist!
Divine resume of the mercy and love of our Savior. Letaille
The Living God
It is through this divine touch that the cold heart comes alive and gradually experiences within itself that which befits the Heart of Jesus. Letaille 19
The Lord wants today to fill you with His Benefits: Abandon your heart to the sweet influences of His gracious Presence. ~ Fr. François Fénelon
My soul doth magnify the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior. Cantical of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Luke 1:46-55)
[Virgin Mary receiving Eucharist
from the hand of St. John]
MARY AND THE HOLY EUCHARIST
My Beloved is mine and I am His.
He feedeth amongst the lilies.
All who thirst, come to the Source
whose waters spring up from eternal life. Bouasse Lebel, Paris #460
The Bath of the Dove
Taste and see how good is the Lord to those who love him. Letaille, Paris
Jesus in the Most Holy Sacrament
Jesus Bread of Life Benziger
Come to me! It is the voice of Jesus who calls us, of Him who awaits us with his blessing. ~ P. de Ravignan Bouasse-Lebel
Come, partake of the body and blood
of the victim immolated for you;
come and remember that this death is your life.
Nothing is sweeter after having received Jesus than to give and spread everywhere the fragrance of his virtues. ~ St. Francis de Sales.
What have I in heaven and what can I love upon earth, but Thee, O my God, the God of my heart.
This is the Divine Beverage my heart prefers to the happiness of the world. Dopter
Never forget this solemn moment when the Holy of Holies deigned to give Himself to you
That our heart, close to God, may be purified more and more until the day we are granted eternal repose.
Could "repose" be depicted any more beautifully than by this image of the love between Creator and creature?
Dear soul, here is an invention of my love: Wherever I am in the Eucharist (even in the poorest place) I want a small light to shine without ceasing so that if you passed by Me, you would say with certitude: Jesus is there ... He Think of Me. Letaille
large 18th Century holy card signed the Antwerp engraver Pierre Balthasar Bouttats (1681-1756). Front, in Dutch “Behold the Love of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament”
Here is the Bread of Angels became the food of men, true bread of the children of God. Bread which descends from heaven and gives life to the world.
The Lordperpetuates the memory ofhis wonders Hegives food