The Institution of the Eucharist

The Institution of the Eucharist

How to Announce this Mystery When Praying the Rosary:


In the Fifth Luminous Mystery, let us contemplate the Institution of the Eucharist, and seek Devotion to the Blessed Sacrament.

In Quinto Mysterio Luminoso, Eucharístiæ Institutiónem contemplémur, et devotiónem érga Sanctíssimum Sacraméntum petámus.

The Source or Sources of this Mystery:

26 And whilst they were at supper, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and broke: and gave to his disciples, and said: Take ye, and eat. This is my body. 27 And taking the chalice, he gave thanks, and gave to them, saying: Drink ye all of this. 28 For this is my blood of the new testament, which shall be shed for many unto remission of sins.

The Gospel According to Saint Matthew 26:26-28