In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Worshipers share bread and wine in the Eucharist as a sign of their unity with each other and with Jesus.
- While a great many Christians celebrate the Eucharist, there is some variation as to how the gifts are understood.
- On days when there is no Mass there will be prayer assembly and Eucharist at 10.00 am except on Mondays when it will be at 7.00 pm.
- The Eucharist records Christ's breaking of the bread at the Last Supper.
- When the church disallows women to lead the celebration of the Eucharist, it is at odds with scripture.
- His bodily gestures at the altar in presiding at the Eucharist, especially in consecrating the bread and wine, were important.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.