The Sacraments: Agents of the New Creation

 
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The sacraments, instituted by Christ, as conduits of divine grace, are surpassing gifts of God. The sacraments bring a divine, an enlivening, and renewing presence. St. Paul was the first to praise and to call for the greatest reverence towards these holy gifts . In this book the reader will find a collection of sermons and homiletic essays and may find a distant and yet earnest echo of the Apostle to the Nations.

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Fr. Thomas Buckley received his undergraduate education at Harvard College and pursued theological studies at St. John’s Seminary, Brighton, MA. He received a master’s degree in the classics from Fordham University and holds theological degrees from The Catholic University of America and the University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome. He did his biblical studies at the Pontifical Biblical Institution in Rome and in the Holy Land. He was professor of New Testament and biblical Greek at St. John’s Seminary, and also taught New Testament at St. Paul’s House of Studies, Jamaica Plain, MA, and at St. Scholastica Priory, Still River, MA. Author of the Apostle to the Nations and Seventy Times Seven, he is the retired parish priest of St. John’s, Essex, MA.

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