The Eucharist is the source and summit of Christian Life. The other sacraments. and indeed all ecclesiastical ministries and works of the apostalate, are bound up with the Eucharist and are oriented toward it, For in the blessed Eucahrist is contained the whole spiritual good of the Church, namely Christ himself.
Cathechism of the Catholic Church Page 334
"Catholics believe the Eucharist, or Communion, is both a sacrifice and a meal. We believe in the real presence of Jesus, who died for our sins. As we receive Christ's Body and Blood, we also are nourished spiritually and brought closer to God." Holy
Eucharist is received by children of the second grade usually on the first Saturday of May. Eucharist is received by the Homebound and those in Nursing Homes every Sunday.