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  • Continuity and discontinuity: the Lord's Supper in historical perspective 

    Sefton, Henry (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    While the Reformation brought a transformation in the way the Lord's Supper was celebrated in Scotland, Henry Sefton's paper shows that the change in practice was not at complete as might be thought, and that through the ...
  • Epiclesis: a way of life 

    Hamilton, Roddy (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    The epiclesis is that part of the prayer of consecration of the Eucharistic elements by which the Holy Spirit is invoked. Roddy Hamilton's essay raises some very thought-provoking questions about what is going on at this ...
  • "The Eucharist: bodies, bread and resurrection" by Andrea Bieler & Luise Schottroff 

    McEnhill, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Andrea Bieler & Luise Schottroff, The Eucharist: Bodies, Bread and Resurrection (Minneapolis, Mn.: Fortress Press, 2007)
  • The Feill: the Lord's supper as feast 

    Macleod, Donald (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    From Robert Bruce and Samuel Rutherford onwards, Donald Macleod draws on a wide range of sources to reflect on the profound significance of the Communion Season (Gaelic: Feill, or Feast) in the Scottish Church and in the ...
  • 'In this sacrament the whole of what our religion means is expressed' 

    Falconer, Alan D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    A passage from C. H. Dodd's Christian Worship provides the basis for an examination of Holy Communion in the life and worship of a community and a survey of recent work by scholars of the Reformed tradition on development ...
  • "Making a meal of it: rethinking the theology of the Lord's Supper" by Ben Witherington III 

    Mackenzie, Jon (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Ben Witherington III, Making a Meal of It: Rethinking the Theology of the Lord's Supper (Waco, Tx.: Baylor University Press, 2007)
  • The sacrament in one man's ministry 

    Macmillan, Gilleasbuig (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    Beginning with a personal reflection on the place of Holy Communion in his own life and ministry, Gilleasbuig Macmillan goes on to draw on this experience to present some thoughts on the nature of the sacrament and on how ...
  • 'We will take what you offer': communion as countercultural act 

    Pearson, Muriel (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    Muriel Pearson's consideration of Holy Communion is rooted in life of a parish church, exploring how the living out of the central message of the sacrament in a community setting can be a profoundly countercultural act.
  • "The weakest link and other sermons on the Lord's Supper" by Ian MacLeod 

    McEnhill, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Ian MacLeod, The Weakest Link and Other Sermons on the Lord's Supper (Guildford: Grosvenor Publishing House, 2007)