Catholicism and Catholicity

Catholicism and Catholicity



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780631215011
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 12/28/1999
Series: Directions in Modern Theology Series
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Sarah Beckwith is Associate Professor, Department of English at Duke University.

L.Gregory Jones is Dean of the Divinity School and Professor of Theology at Duke University.

James J. Buckley is Professor and Chair, Department of Theology, Loyola College in Maryland.

Table of Contents

Introduction. (Sarah Beckwith).

Transsubstantiation after Wittgenstein. (Fergus Kerr).

The Eucharist as Language. (Herbert McCabe O. P.).

The Darkness of God and the Light of Christ: Negative Theology and the Light of Christ. (Denys Turner).

The Risk of Signs: Thomas Aquinas and the Eucharist. (Catharine Pickstock).

The World in a Wafer: A Geography of Globalization. (William T. Cavanaugh).

Whose Eucharist? Eucharistic Identity as Historical Subject. (Miri Rubin).

The Eucharist: Its Continuity with the Bread Sacrifice of Leviticus. (Mary Douglas).

Spirit in the Bread, Fire in the Wine: the Eucharist as 'Living Medicine' in the Thought of Ephraem the Syrian. (Sidney Griffith).

The Stripping of the Words: Conflict over the Eucharist in the Episcopal Church. (David Martin).

Afterword. (Eamon Duffy).


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