The following 12 Biblical reasons help us understand the value,
the importance and the need of spending one hour each week with Jesus in the
really there! "I Myself am the Living Bread come down from heaven."
Day and night Jesus dwells in the Blessed Sacrament because of His infinite
love for you!
I will be with you always even to the end of the world," because "I
have loved you with an everlasting love, and constant is my affection for
you." (Mt 8:20; Jer. 31:3)
specific way that Jesus asks you to love Him in return is to spend one quiet
hour with Him each week in the Blessed Sacrament. "Where your treasure is,
there is your heart..." "Could you not watch one hour with Me?"
(Mt 6:21; 26:40)
look upon the Sacred Host, you look upon Jesus, the Son of God. "Indeed,
this is the will of My Father, that everyone who looks upon the Son and
believes in Him shall have eternal life. Him I will raise up on the last
day." (Jn. 6:40)
moment that you spend in His Eucharistic Presence will increase His Divine life
within you and deepen your personal relationship and friendship with Him.
"I have come that you may have life, and have it more abundantly."
"I am the Vine and you are the branches. Whoever remains in union with Me
shall bear much fruit for without Me, you can do nothing." (Jn.
you spend with Jesus will deepen His Divine peace within your heart. "Come
to Me all of you who are weary and find life burdensome and I will refresh
you..." "Cast all of your anxieties upon the Lord, who cares for
you." "My Peace is My Gift to you." (Mt 11:28; 1 Pt 5:7; Jn.
will give you all the graces you need to be happy in life. "The Lamb on
the Throne will shepherd them. He will lead them to springs of life-giving
water." (Rev 7:17)
Jesus is infinitely deserving of our unceasing thanksgiving and adoration for
all He has done for our salvation. "Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to
receive honor, glory and praise." (Rev 5:12)
in our country! "Then if my people who are called by my name will humble
themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will
hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and heal their land. " (2 Ch.
you spend with Jesus on earth will leave your soul everlastingly more beautiful
and glorious in heaven. "They who humble themselves shall be
exalted..." "All of us, gazing on the Lord's glory with unveiled
faces, are being transformed from glory to glory into His very image."
(Lk. 18:14; 2 Cor. 3:18)
10.Jesus will bless you, your family and the whole world for this
hour of faith you spend with Him in the Blessed Sacrament. "Blessed are
they who do not see and yet believe..." "Faith can move
mountains..." "What is needed is trust..." "Behold I come
to make all things new." (Jn. 20:29: Mk 11:23; Mk 5:36; Rev. 21:5)
11.Each moment you spend with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament brings
joy, pleasure and delight to His Sacred Heart! "My joy, My pleasure, My
delight is to be with you." (Prov. 8:31)
12.Jesus will spend all eternity thanking you and loving you in
heaven for your faithful commitment on earth of spending one hour each week
with Him in the Blessed Sacrament.