Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus
While the assisting priest places the reserved Sacrament back into the tabernacle, the celebrant continues to genuflect.
"The wise men adored this body when it lay
in the manger; ... they prostrated themselves before it
in fear and trembling. ... Now you behold the same body
that the wise men adored in the manger,
lying upon the altar; ...
you also know its power."
St John Chrysostom
Chrysostomos - 'golden-mouthed'
Syria ~ 349 - 407
Archbishop of Constantinople
Doctor of the Church
Patron of orators
FEAST DAY ~ September 13
"The bee is honored more than other animals, not because she labors,
but because she labors for others.” ~ St John Chrysostom
Click here: Saint John Chrysostom - YouTube (25 mins - excellent!)
St John Chrysostom, pray for us!