So likewise with you! Under the veil of the Sacred Species your faith must see our Lord. Ask
You were prefigured by the patriarch Joseph, who kept supplies of wheat for his people. But how much greater than he were you! Joseph of old gave the Egyptians mere bread for their bodies. You nourished, and with the most tender care, preserved for the Church Him who is the Bread of Heaven and who gives eternal life in Holy Communion." From Fifth Day of Novena to
"When Egypt was laid waste by the great famine, Pharaoh told his people,
and take Pharaoh's advice; let us go to Joseph if we wish to be consoled."
~ St Alphonsus de Ligouri