By Julie Gittoes
Engaging with modern Anglican theology of the Eucharist in the course of the suggestion of anamnesis, this ebook seeks to complement the Church's figuring out of transformation and project. Eucharistic theology unearths its position in the course of a lot modern Anglican theology yet little realization has been given to the interrelationship among undertaking and the Eucharist. Julie Gittoes engages with the paintings of David Ford, Rowan Williams and Catherine Pickstock who percentage a typical obstacle to have interaction with the way the Eucharist shapes the lifetime of the worshipping neighborhood because the physique of Christ.
Focusing at the notion of anamnesis (remembrance or memorial), Gittoes highlights a language of connection within the method within which anamnesis describes the mixing of old, sacramental and ecclesial embodiments of Christ. The Eucharist seems to be again to the saving occasions of Christ's lifestyles, dying and resurrection; via it the Church is nourished with the physique of Christ; engaging in it anticipates the eschatological fulfilment of the dominion. This publication explores the relationship among the resource occasion of the Church's existence and the transformative come upon with Christ within the Eucharist, the consequences of that are noticeable in social/ethical/political motion and the Church's mission.
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Anamnesis and the Eucharist: Contemporary Anglican Approaches (Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies) by Julie Gittoes