Were you aware that every single day before communion, millions of Christians verbally declare one of the most destructive phrases in human history? You werent? Dont feel bad; neither were we. But it gets worse. On Sundays, tens of millions if not a half billion of the over one billion Catholic Christians worldwide utter this most destructive of phrases and not without repercussions. Holy moly! What is this phrase, and what is it doing to us?
It is the phrase we pray before receiving the Eucharist, otherwise known as the Prayer of the Centurion, the wording of which was restored in the Third Typical Edition of the Roman Missal: Lord, I am not worthy that you should enter under my roof, but only say the word and my soul shall be healed.
So, if we didnt know how destructive this prayer is, and you didnt know either, who knew? Evidently, only one super-enlightened individual did, and her name is Christine Horner.
Who in the world is Christine Horner? Shes a blogger (what else?) who bills herself as a humanitarian who enjoys yoga, travel, and spending time in Nature with a capital N, mind you. She claims to write fiction and non-fiction that offers a higher consciousness perspective on the human experience. So yes, she is indeed super-enlightened, or so she would have us believe.
You have two options:
- Online subscription: Subscribe now to New Oxford Review for access to all web content at newoxfordreview.org AND the monthly print edition for as low as $38 per year.
- Single article purchase: Purchase this article for $1.95, for viewing and printing for 48 hours.
If you're already a subscriber log-in here.