By Regis Martin

Léon Augustin Lhermitte (1844–1925), “La prière, église Saint-Bonnet”
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Léon Augustin Lhermitte (1844–1925), “La prière, église Saint-Bonnet”

“Thanksgiving characterizes the prayer of the Church which, in celebrating the Eucharist, reveals and becomes more fully what she is. … The thanksgiving of the members of the Body participates in that of their Head.” (CCC 2637)

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