Eucharistnoun [ S or U ]uk /ˈjuː.kər.ɪst/ us /ˈjuː.kər.ɪst/ specialized
adjective uk /ˌjuː.kərˈɪs.tɪk/ us /ˌjuː.kərˈɪs.tɪk/
Examples from literature
- At four o'clock in the morning I heard several masses, and received the Eucharist.
- Else why is there a resurrection of the body? and why does the Eucharist "preserve our body and soul to everlasting life?"
- Luther recognized the bodily presence of Christ in the Eucharist, while he rejected transubstantiation and the idea of worshipping the consecrated wafer as the real God.
- The main subject of the dispute was in reference to the Eucharist.