Reflections from the Saints: Cyril of Jerusalem on the Real Presence


St. Cyril of Jerusalem, who wrote so many catechetical homilies for the newly baptized. Image via HNC IK RM's Public Gallery.

“Since He Himself has declared and said of the bread: This is My Body, who shall dare to doubt any more?”

— Cyril, Bishop of Jerusalem, Doctor of the Church, Saint; unambiguous on the Real Presence (circa A.D. 347).

via Original Catholic Encyclopedia.


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