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Essays on the Lord"s Supper

Oscar Cullmann

Essays on the Lord"s Supper

by Oscar Cullmann

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Published by Lutterworth Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lord"s Supper.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe meaning of the Lord"s Supper in primitive Christianity., This is my body.
    Statementby Oscar Cullmann and F. J. Leenhardt ; translated by J. G. Davies.
    SeriesEcumenical studies in worship -- no. 1
    ContributionsLeenhardt, Franz J., 1902-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV825.C84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17248894M

    In the Reformed tradition, the Lord's Supper is a sacrament that draws on a rich and deep tradition in its theology and this new volume in the Columbia Series in Reformed Theology, John Riggs provides a comprehensive overview of the most important Reformed theologians and confessions on the sacrament of the Lord's Supper. Riggs identifies the theology of true mystical union with Pages: The Lord’s Supper was administered for the first time in the Church of Christ on the day the Church was organized—April 6, —when about thirty men and women gathered “to partake of bread and wine in the remembrance of the Lord Jesus” (D&C ).

    One of those elements of worship is the Lord’s Supper, or Communion. Given the multitude of books, arguments, and divisions among Christians about the Lord’s Supper, we would assume that the New Testament must have a lot to say about it (like how the Old Testament details covenant meals in the book of Leviticus). However, the one covenantal. He even clarified that the cup that is part of the Lord’s Supper was done “after supper,” i.e., after the Passover meal. So the “cup” of Luke was the cup that was associated with the Passover meal—not the Lord’s Supper cup which is noted in verse 20 after the Passover meal and after the bread of the Lord’s Supper.

    Thomas Watson lays out in this short book the reformed and Puritan view of the sacrament of the Lord's Supper. He does so in the usual pastoral and devotional way known of the Puritans. So, for that reason alone this book is of great value to the Christian wanting to understand exactly what the Eucharist is and what God is doing in it/5. Beneath the Cross: Essays and Reflactions on the Lord's Supper Paperback Edition edited by Jady S. Copeland and Nathan A. Ward. The Bible has much to say about the Lord's Supper. Almost every component of this memorial is rich with meaning-meaning supplied by Old Testament foreshadowing and New Testament teaching.5/5(1).


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Essays on the Lord"s Supper by Oscar Cullmann Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the first essay, Oscar Cullmann proposes to investigate the true meaning of the Lord's Supper with which primitive Christianity invested the cultic act of the sacred meal, as it was practised in the communities of the first by: 3. The Lord’s Supper was instituted by Jesus Christ before His death on the cross.

It is a Christian practice that has been observed for a long time. The history of this practice dates back to the Old Testament days, during the Passover.

The Lord’s Supper is one of the Christian doctrines that have been marred by a lot of controversy. In their book, Essays on the Lord's Supper the authors Oscar Cullmann and Franz Jehan Leenhardt offer their own faith perspectives on the issue. Their duality of perspective is particularly instructive, not simply from a theological point-of-view, but because Oscar Cullmann was a professor of Christianity in France, at the Sorbonne while Franz Jehan Leenhardt was professor of Theology at the University of Geneva.

An Essay on the Holy Sacrament of the Lord's Supper. Addressed to the Inhabitants of a Populous Parish Near London. by a Layman. the Third Edition. Peter Waldo. Essay on The Doctrine of the Lord's Supper Words | 19 Pages.

The Doctrine of the Lord's Supper Introduction I think that no doctrine inside Christianity was as arguably and problematic as the doctrine of the Lord's Supper (Eucharistic).

The Lord's Table is not something to be treated flippantly. Every church should have this book and heed the importance of doctrine it presents. A great set of essays, from a variety of authors from Martin Luther through contemporary scholars, discussing the Biblical and historical practice of Closed Communion.4/5(7).

Rev. S.A. Dorr. Synod Convention Essay. When in confirmation class or in a sermon or in a synodical essay such as this one we deal with this or that aspect of the Lord’s Supper, we are dealing with something that is very dear to our hearts. The largest portion of the book is addressed to the history of interpretation and practice of the Lord’s Supper.

Haykin first summarizes the early patristic writings on the Supper, showing the centrality of the Supper in the early church. Hogg has an entire chapter on the differing views of two monks in the tenth century: Radbertus and Ratramnus.

The Last Supper was a very powerful Biblical event, in which Jesus and his disciples gathered for one final dinner together. According to the Bible, important events took place during the Last Supper, including an announcement by Jesus that one of his disciples would betray him and the first communion.

--The Lords Supper is a reminder of the leading truths of the gospel: (1) Salvation, like this bread, is the gift of Gods love. (2) We are reminded of the life of Christ --all he was and did and said. (3) We are reminded, as by the passover, of the grievous bondage of sin from which Christ redeems us.

The Lord’s Supper is an interesting collection of essays, primarily because the authors don’t always agree.

For example, in his historical survey of the close communion controversy, Greg Wills argues that open communion has – at least historically – been a gateway to liberalism. Baptism And The Lord 's Supper Essay Words | 7 Pages According to David Scaer, Thomas Baima comprehensively understands the presence of Christ in the Lord’s Supper within the trinitarian context that includes the three divine persons: The Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.

The Lord’s Supper provides us with such an example. Mistakenly seen by many as a traditional accent to an already packed worship service, this time of communion has easily slipped into becoming something other than what Christ originally intended for it.

The Lord’s Supper was instituted by the head of the church—-Jesus Christ. No, I don’t think the love feasts were the Lord’s Supper. The evidence from 1 Corinthians 11 seems best taken in a formal, ecclesiastical setting. This is why he says, “do you not have homes in which to eat and drink?” Paul distinguished between private meals, even fellowship meals and common meals and the Supper.

Lords Supper Table Talks. When our Lord Jesus Christ instituted this memorial of His death 2, years ago, His disciples were just coming into an understanding of its significance.

These Biblical and thought-provoking meditations will help our brothers and sisters in Christ focus their attention in their preparation to experience the Lord’s. I've read this slowly over the year, using each essay to help me focus during our Lord's Supper observance each Sunday.

This is a collection of essays by many different people, and they are, therefore, widely varied in their approach and tone, but for the most part I /5. There are deeper revelations by the bible in regard to the two essential elements in the Lord's Supper. The bread in the celebration represents the Christ's body whereas the grape juice or wine is the blood of the lord Jesus Christ.

When an individual takes thee bread in the celebration of the Holy Communion. Essays on the Lord's Supper by Oscar Cullmann,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The meaning of the Lord's supper in primitive Christianity / O. Cullmann --The breaking of bread and the resurrection appearances --The Lord's supper and the death of Christ --The unification of the two concepts --This is my body / F.J Leenhardt --Word and sacrament --The relationship established by Christ --Transubstantiation --The Lord's.

Title: Beneath the Cross: Essays and Reflections on the Lord's Supper By: Jady S. Copeland(ED.) & Nathan A. Ward(ED.) Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Deward Publishing Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 15 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages: The meaning of the Lord’s Supper, in the Greek term from the Old and New Testament.

There will be biblical exegesis on the passages and the research will show how the literary context reflects the discourses of the passages, through grammar and liturgical context, for instance, how other scholars reviewed the books of the Lord Supper.

The Lord’s Supper is the regular reminder that we are good with Jesus and that we are good with one another. If one or both of these is not true, then we should not take the Supper. If we are, then we are to enjoy this meal as we look around together, acknowledging the bond of unity.