quote by Fulton J. Sheen

The greatest love story of all time is contained in a tiny white Host.

— Fulton J. Sheen

Most Powerful Sacraments quotations

Until we have a passionate love for our Lord in the Most Blessed Sacrament we shall accomplish nothing.

Ask Jesus to make you a saint. After all, only He can do that. Go to confession regularly and to Communion as often as you can

The Eucharist is a never-ending sacrifice.

It is the Sacrament of love, the supreme love, the act of love.

My sweetest Joy is to be in the presence of Jesus in the holy Sacrament.

I beg that when obliged to withdraw in body, I may leave my heart before the holy Sacrament. How I would miss Our Lord if He were to be away from me by His presence in the Blessed Sacrament!

Not as common bread or as common drink do we receive these.

....We have been taught that the food that has been Eucharistized by the word of prayer, that food which by assimilation nourishes our flesh and blood, is the flesh and blood of the incarnate Jesus.

The Eucharist bathes the tormented soul in light and love.

Then the soul appreciates these words, 'Come all you who are sick, I will restore your health.'

To keep me from sin and straying from Him, God has used devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. My life vows destined to be spent in the light irradiating from the tabernacle, and it is to the Heart of Jesus that I dare go for the solution of all my problems

In the life of the body a man is sometimes sick, and unless he takes medicine, he will die. Even so in the spiritual life a man is sick on account of sin. For that reason he needs medicine so that he may be restored to health; and this grace is bestowed in the Sacrament of Penance.

If Christ did not want to dismiss the Jews without food in the desert for fear that they would collapse on the way, it was to teach us that it is dangerous to try to get to heaven without the Bread of Heaven.

My aim is to institute perpetual adoration," he said, for this is the "the most important activity.

Every time I hear anyone speak of the Sacred Heart of Jesus or of the Blessed Sacrament I feel an indescribable joy. It is as if a wave of precious memories, sweet affections and joyful hopes swept over my poor person, making me tremble with happiness and filling my soul with tenderness.

Father of mercy and God of all consolation, graciously look upon me and impart to me the blessing which flows from this holy Sacrament. Overshadow me with Your loving kindness, and let this divine Mystery bear fruit in me.

The daily adoration or visit to the Blessed Sacrament is the practice which is the fountainhead of all devotional works

These three things God requires of all the Baptized: right faith in the heart, truth on the tongue, temperance in the body.

Our Lord Himself, I saw alone in him, both in his and my part of this Venerable Sacrament. For, Oh, Amabilia! How awful those words of unloosing, after thirty years of bondage! I felt as if my chains fell, as those of Saint Peter at the touch of the divine messenger. My God, what new scenes for my soul!

Without the Blessed Sacrament a position like mine would be intolerable.

The faith of the Church is this: That one and identical is the Word of God and the Son of Mary Who suffered on the Cross, Who is present in the Eucharist, and Who rules in Heaven

What does it matter where we go? Wherever we go, won't we be serving God there? And wherever we go, won't we have Our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament with us? Isn't that enough to make us happy?

I hunger for the bread of God, the flesh of Jesus Christ .

..; I long to drink of his blood, the gift of unending love.

Have your heart right with Christ, and he will visit you often, and so turn weekdays into Sundays, meals into sacraments, homes into temples, and earth into heaven.

The incarnation began with Jesus and it has never stopped .

. . God takes on flesh so that every home becomes a church, every child becomes the Christ-child, and all food and drink become a sacrament. God's many faces are now everywhere, in flesh, tempered and turned down, so that our human eyes can see him.

There is only one good thing in life, and that is love.

And how you misunderstand it! how you spoil it! You treat it as something solemn like a sacrament, or something to be bought, like a dress.

It would be easier for the world to survive without the sun than to do so without the Holy Mass.

This Sacrament really contains You, O my God, You whom the Angels adore, in whose presence the Spirits and mighty Powers tremble. Oh! if we could only see You clearly as they do, with what reverence would we approach this Sacrament, with what humility would we receive You.

O King of glory, though you hide your beauty, yet the eye of my soul rends the veil. I see the angelic choirs giving you honor without cease.

A soul does not benefit from the sacrament of confession if it is not humble.

Pride keeps it in darkness. The soul neither knows how, nor is it willing, to probe with precision the depths of its own misery. It puts on a mask and avoids everything that might bring it recovery.

The whole world is a large Niepokalanow where the Father is God, the mother the Immaculata, the elder brother the Lord Jesus in all the tabernacles of the world, and the younger brothers the people.

Christ held Himself in His hands when He gave His Body to His disciples saying: 'This is My Body.' No one partakes of this Flesh before he has adored it.

O Lord, we cannot go to the pool of Siloe to which you sent the blind man.

But we have the chalice of Your Precious Blood, filled with life and light. The purer we are, the more we receive.

The faith I have when I am in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament is so strong that I find it impossible to express what I feel... When the time comes to leave I must force myself to overcome the inclination to prolong my stay with Jesus.

God is always coming to you in the Sacrament of the Present Moment.

Meet and receive Him there with gratitude in that sacrament.

Recognize in this bread what hung on the cross, and in this chalice what flowed from His side... whatever was in many and varied ways announced beforehand in the sacrifices of the Old Testament pertains to this one sacrifice which is revealed in the New Testament.

I no longer take pleasure in perishable food or in the delights of this world.

I want only God's bread, which is the Flesh of Jesus Christ, formed of the seed of David, and for drink I crave His Blood which is love that cannot perish.

Harness the fire hidden in The Eucharist to bring about a true brotherhood and unity.