Sunday, June 10, is Corpus Christi Sunday in the United States.
In Rome and much of the world, Corpus Christi is celebrated on Thursday, June 7. Pope Benedict XVI will celebrate Mass at 7pm, followed by a Eucharistic procession to St. Mary Major.
For Corpus Christi Day, here are 10 Eucharistic film scenes in no particular order.
The Passion of the Christ: The film presents the Eucharist as a window on the Crucifixion.
Brideshead Revisited: Charles Ryder finds the chapel with an empty tabernacle to be “just an oddly decorated room.”
Marty: This great old movie celebrates the extraordinary in the ordinary, including going to Sunday Mass.
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