By Julie Gittoes
Engaging with modern Anglican theology of the Eucharist throughout the thought of anamnesis, this e-book seeks to counterpoint the Church's knowing of transformation and venture. Eucharistic theology reveals its position in the course of a lot modern Anglican theology yet little awareness has been given to the interrelationship among venture and the Eucharist. Julie Gittoes engages with the paintings of David Ford, Rowan Williams and Catherine Pickstock who proportion a standard drawback to interact with the way the Eucharist shapes the lifetime of the worshipping neighborhood because the physique of Christ.
Focusing at the proposal of anamnesis (remembrance or memorial), Gittoes highlights a language of connection within the method during which anamnesis describes the mixing of ancient, sacramental and ecclesial embodiments of Christ. The Eucharist appears to be like again to the saving occasions of Christ's lifestyles, demise 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 lifestyles and the transformative stumble upon with Christ within the Eucharist, the results of that are obvious in social/ethical/political motion and the Church's mission.
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