As a devout Catholic, I am familiar with the struggles of those who do not have access to the sacrament.
My experience is that I can never fully trust a priest unless they are a true disciple of Christ, and my family is not that kind.
While I appreciate the power of the sacraments, they are not infallible.
When we pray for the Holy Spirit, for the power to heal, to give us joy, or to heal our souls, we are praying for a God who can be heard and not judged by human reason.
But when we pray to the Holy Ghost, we do so with the understanding that we cannot trust what is not true, that we will not know for sure what God is asking us to do.
It is important to remember that the sacristy is the seat of our sacramental life.
It has always been the place of God, where he has given us the knowledge of his will.
The only way we can know what is truly going on is by praying for it.
So I hope you can see how my faith is grounded in the sacrosanctity of the Holy Eucharist.
When I see this sign of the cross on the wall in the church of St. John the Baptist, it means the power and the authority of the Lord is with me.
We can trust the priest.
He has the power.
But we cannot fully trust the Lord, for we cannot know him without faith.
It takes a certain level of trust and commitment to be truly faithful to the sacrilege of the Eucharistic Sacrifice.
When my father and I celebrated the Eutaw celebration in the home we built in the small town of Stow, Iowa, we knew it was our last chance to celebrate a Catholic feast, the Eustace celebration.
But it was a beautiful, special occasion, with family and friends.
As the night wore on, we continued to feel that there was more to come.
As we entered the church, a small group of about 30 people began to sing in unison.
This was not a traditional Eustacian procession, but a procession of our own choosing.
We were not invited, but we knew we had to go, even if we knew the invitation was coming from the bishop of our parish.
As our procession passed the cross, it began to move.
At first, it was slow and quiet, but as the evening wore on and the church began to quiet down, the group of 30 grew louder and louder.
By the time we reached the sanctuary, the choir was joined by the choir of St John the Evangelist.
It was an experience that we have never forgotten.
The Eustaces were the most sacred Catholic feast and the most important and beloved sacrament.
They were celebrated at Easter, but the Eostas are also celebrated at the beginning of each Lent.
It wasn’t long before the priest had the full support of the people, and when we entered our home, I found myself smiling.
I knew that this was the right time for me to be a Catholic.
And so I had to say, “Yes, I will be a member of this group.
I want to participate in this procession.”
And I felt so honored.
When the people in the crowd started to cry, I knew it would be a time of joy.
I felt happy and blessed.
When everyone in the group started to sing, I felt joyful, but my heart was filled with a sense of fear and apprehension.
I had been told that my family would not welcome me.
I am not a bigot or a racist, and I am an immigrant.
But my family did not feel welcome here, either.
My family’s faith and our Catholic culture were different.
My parents were not religious and were not interested in celebrating a Catholic celebration.
My mother was a Christian but did not celebrate the Eusac, which is the Latin term for the Eucalyptus tree.
My father was not Catholic, but he was a strict Roman Catholic who believed that Jesus Christ was the Son of God and that he should be honored with the Eumelium.
So when we heard that the Eufy celebration was in town, we went along, but only for the first few hours.
We spent the next few days in Stow.
The family and I began to feel the difference.
We felt closer to one another and the more we began to know each other.
We also began to learn about the culture of the Catholic Church, the diversity of its traditions, and how it was structured.
When our family gathered in the sanctuary after the Euthanasia of Jesus, we sang a hymn.
It began with the words, “Father, it is time to ask the Lord.”
The song was inspired by the Lord’s words in his gospel: “My Father, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?”
When the Holy Trinity was celebrated, we