Christian (Roman Catholic) celebration in recognition of the Eucharist â€“ the Blessed Sacrament of the Body and Blood of Christ. The real presence of the body and blood of Jesus is honored.
Thursday after Trinity Sunday; first celebrated in 1246
Feast to celebrate the Body of Christ. Bread and wine are significant on this feast.
the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, when Catholics give thanks for the role of Christ in the Eucharist. up
(Christian — Roman Catholic) Celebration in honor of the Eucharist, the Blessed Sacrament of the Body and Blood of Christ
(Latin) An important festival in the Catholic Church's calendar that celebrates the Eucharist, or rite during which bread and wine are consecrated.
Corpus Christi is a passion play by Terrence Mc Nally dramatizing the story of Christ and the Apostles. It is highly controversial due to its depiction of Christ (Joshua in the play) and the Apostles as gay men living in modern day Texas. It contrasts modern devices like television with anachronisms like Roman occupation.