It is remarkable that at the very moment similar controversies are raised
about the Blessed Sacrament. The words Real Presence are freely
bandied. This is a popular phrase, since it may mean anything or nothing.
It is far better to save all ambiguity, and to say, The Blessed
Sacrament is God. One writer, professing himself a Christian,
declares that it is at least doubtful whether Our Lord instituted The Holy
Sacrifice of the Altar. This, of course, is tantamount to a denial of