Edited by Dom Alcuin Reid, this collection of essays and homilies discusses the relevance of Eucharistic adoration for liturgy, spirituality, and mission today. Written by Pope Benedict XVI, cardinals, bishops, and other religious, this volume links the spiritual practice of Eucharistic adoration to various facets of the spiritual life including reading of Scripture, social justice, works of mercy, devotion to Mary, evangelization, and more.
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Dom Alcuin Reid is a monk of the Monastère Saint-Benoît in the Diocese of Fréjus-Toulon in France. He studied theology and education in Melbourne, Australia, and was awarded a PhD from King’s College, University of London. He has lectured internationally and has published extensively on the sacred liturgy, including Looking Again at the Question of the Liturgy with Cardinal Ratzinger, The Monastic Diurnal, The Ceremonies of the Roman Rite Described, A Bitter Trial: Evelyn Waugh, and John Carmel Cardinal Heenan on the Liturgical Changes. His writings have been translated into Italian, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Lithuanian, Polish, and Croatian.