What does the body and blood of Jesus represent?
The Christian tradition is to eat metaphorical Christ´s body (holy bread) and drink metaphorical Christ´s blood (holy wine) during the Holy Mass. Christ´s body and blood symbolize life force and eternal values that God gives to those who believe in Christ and follow His morals.
What is the significance of blood in the Bible?
Because of its relationship to life, blood signifies the supreme offering to God. God’s holiness and justice demand that sin be punished. The only penalty or payment for sin is eternal death.
What does blood symbolize in a dream?
Sometimes dreaming of blood indicates guilt and remorse. Blood symbolizes life force, energy, and vitality. Seeing a bad cut from where blood is oozing or dripping out may indicate loss of energy. Since blood is a lifesaving fluid, losing it means you are feeling guilty of something in your waking life.
What is the sacrifice of the body and blood of Jesus?
According to Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church “The Eucharist is the very sacrifice of the Body and Blood of the Lord Jesus which he instituted to perpetuate the sacrifice of the cross throughout the ages until his return in glory.
Does the blood of Jesus protect us?
He took all of our sins, shame and died and rose for us. His Blood was shed so that today we can put it on the doorposts of your homes. So, when evil comes, His Blood protects us.