Posted on September 15, 2015 | COMMENT
Between June 24 and July 31, 2015, we received over 150 essays on the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist. The purpose of the essay contest was to reignite the faith of Catholics in the Real Presence, and we were blown away by the entries! A huge thank you to all who entered.
Click below to read the essays currently available. More will be added soon!
1st Place ($500 prize): Desirae T.
2nd Place ($250 prize): I Converted (And I Veil) Because of the Eucharist by Therese More
3rd Place ($100 prize): Rugby and the Miracle of the Mundane: A Love Story by Melody Lyons
4th Place (veil prize): "The Real Presence: Overflowing with Love" by Samantha Carter
5th Place (veil prize): "I Knelt on the Concrete Floor, Crying My Eyes Out" by Emily B.
6th Place (veil prize): Starving for the Contents of the Tabernacle by Gregory Downs
7th Place (veil prize): The One Thing That Makes Life Worth Living by Rachyl Duffy
8th Place (veil prize): What More Could Anyone Possibly Want? by Samantha Lang
9th Place (veil prize): God's Greatest Gift by Rachel M. Gohlman
10th Place (veil prize): It Depends on What the Meaning of 'Is' Is: The Real Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist by Kathy Schiffer
Congratulations to all the winners!