Alphonsus Ligouri, and fast in "reparation for the sacrilegious desecration of the Holy Eucharist."
Confraternity Proposes Prayer Day in Reparation
of Catholic Clergy is proposing Friday as a national day of prayer and
fasting in the wake of the desecration of the Eucharist by a Minnesota
association of 600 priests and deacons, sent a statement this week
asking Catholics "to join in a day of prayer and fasting that such
offenses never happen again."
Morris, says he desecrated the Eucharist by piercing it with a rusty
nail, then he threw it into the trash.
posted a photo of the desecrated host.
actions of Myers "reprehensible, inexcusable, and unconstitutional. His
flagrant display of irreverence by profaning a consecrated Host from a
Catholic Church goes beyond the limit of academic freedom and free
anymore than would be perjury in a court or libel in a newspaper,"
added the text.
to make a holy hour before the Eucharist on Aug. 1, the feast of St.
Alphonsus Ligouri, and to fast in "reparation for the sacrilegious
desecration of the Holy Eucharist."