Pope Francis will celebrate Mass for Feast of Corpus Christi in St Peter’s Basilica on Sunday

Pope Francis will celebrate Mass for the Solemnity of Corpus Christi (otherwise called the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ) at the Altar of the Chair in St Peter’s Basilica on Sunday, 14 June. The ceremony will close with the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction. Few of the devoted, around fifty… Continue reading Pope Francis will celebrate Mass for Feast of Corpus Christi in St Peter’s Basilica on Sunday

Corpus Christi 2020: What is it? Why is a feast celebrated?

Corpus Christi is a religious Christian feast that is being celebrated on Thursday, June 11. Mostly celebrated by Roman Catholics, the feast happens in either late May or early June, on the first Thursday after Trinity Sunday (60 days after Easter). Numerous Christians in the United States, especially those of the Catholic faith, observe Corpus… Continue reading Corpus Christi 2020: What is it? Why is a feast celebrated?