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The Eucharist: Bodies, Bread, and Resurrection

The Eucharist: Bodies, Bread, and ResurrectionThe Eucharist: Bodies, Bread, and Resurrection
Bieler and Schottroff bring together the best of contemporary scholarship on ritual theory and practice, Eucharistic origins, the Eucharist and eschatology, the Eucharist and world hunger, the global economy, and the dynamics of torture in a dramatic new vision of the transformative power of the Eucharist for our world. Reflection questions lead readers into the issues raised in each chapter.
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  • Format Paperback
  • Height 9
  • ISBN 9780800638672
  • Publisher Fortress Press
  • Pages 256
  • Width 6
  • Release Date Oct 31, 2007

Table of Contents

Introduction
  1. The Captivity of the Eschatological Imagination
  2. Eucharist as the Eschatological Meal
  3. The Bread of Life in Two Economies
  4. Body Politics and Holy Eating
  5. Chapter 5 Eschatological Remembrance (Anamnēsis)
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Bibliography
Index of names
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