As a child at church, this notion of transubstantiation. Host in the Catholic service was the actual body of Christ. Direct receipt of the spirit, premised on “I am not worthy to receive You”, as part of the service.
Thought that the Catholic church did away with transubstantiation. Wrong, Find this out when reading “Transubstantiation for beginners“. Still the spirit transcendent, through the Host.
Still not worthy
Maybe not as empty
Where Host refers to the victim