How do the sacraments work? In this episode, we learn what the phrase ex opere operato means, and how it relates to the validity of the sacraments.
- Online Video: Brief lecture on how the sacraments works “ex opere operato”
- Online: Passage in the Catechism of the Catholic Church which discusses “ex opere operato”
- Online: Good article by Joe Heschmeyer explaining why even bad priests can still consecrate the Eucharist because of ex opere operato