Here’s Why You Can Be Sure that Paul Believed in the Eucharist

Catholics believe the Eucharist is Jesus, literally. But does this belief have apostolic origins? St. Paul, an apostle, wrote vividly about the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist, so I believe it does. Paul talks about the Eucharist in 1 Corinthians 10:16-21 and 1 Corinthians 11:27-30. These passages show that Paul was Catholic in his belief. Participating in what is real Let’s start with …

Did Jesus Make the Apostles Priests at the Last Supper?

Most Catholics are aware that Holy Thursday commemorates Jesus’ Last Supper as the first Mass. But what some miss is that Holy Thursday also celebrates Jesus’ institution of the ministerial priesthood. What’s interesting is that when you read the Last Supper narratives in the synoptic Gospels you don’t find Jesus ordaining the apostles. You’re left wondering, “Where does the Catholic Church get …

Are Catholics Wrong About John 6? (Part II)

HERE’S HOW TO RESPOND to two arguments that Protestants commonly turn to in order to disprove the Catholic understanding of John 6. They are: (1) the argument from “The flesh is of no avail” and “My words are spirit and life” and (2) the “door” and the “vine” argument. In my previous article of this two-part series, I showed how two …

Evidence Christ Offered the Last Supper as a Sacrifice

It is an infallible teaching of the Catholic Church that the Eucharist is a sacrifice—in particular, the one sacrifice of Christ. The Council of Trent declared: If any one saith, that, by the sacrifice of the mass, a blasphemy is cast upon the most holy sacrifice of Christ consummated on the cross; or, that it is thereby derogated from; let him be …

Eucharistic Catechesis (Series)

To purchase one or more of these episodes in dvd or audio format, please contact us at contact@divinechildinstitute.com Episode 01:  The Eucharist as the True Bread of the Presence – In this first episode of Eucharistic Catechesis, Karlo demonstrates with great clarity the connections between the Bread of the Presence of the Old Covenant and the Eucharist in the New. Episode …

Eucharistic Catechesis (Episode 1) [audio] with Karlo Broussard

                  Be sure to listen to Karlo’s first session of Eucharistic Catechesis as he explains the parallels between the Bread of the Presence of the Old Covenant and the Eucharist given by Christ in the New.  In this study, Karlo shows with great clarity how the Eucharist fits perfectly with how God instructs …