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So Cool! Watch This 1918 Eucharistic Procession for the Feast of Corpus Christi in England

So Cool! Watch This 1918 Eucharistic Procession for the Feast of Corpus Christi in England

@breeadail, Twitter / ChurchPOP

This is amazing!

Journalist Bree A. Dail posted an amazing two-minute video from a 1918 Corpus Christi Eucharistic procession in England.  The Solemnity of Corpus Christi traditionally falls on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday. In the United States, however, the Church transfers the feast to the following Sunday.

This year’s solemnity falls on Sun., June 6.

Here’s the incredible 1918 video below:

Click here if you cannot see the video above.

The full tweet reads, “Today is the Traditional feast of Corpus Christi. Here is a video from 1918 Eucharistic Procession, shot somewhere in rainy England. #CorpusChristi #CorpusDomini.”

Here’s how some people reacted to the video:

@Greenfashiongi1, Twitter

This user wrote, “What strong faith and endurance. Even during inclement weather, Catholics back then proudly professed their faith by taking part in the reverential, outdoor Corpus Christi procession.”

@tgotschall, Twitter

Another user wrote, “I love participating in Eucharistic Processions. Processing with Jesus Christ, being physically close to Him, has profoundly affected me, thanks be to God.”

@Posthorne01, Twitter
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