Missa Est!: A Missional Liturgical Ecclesiology

Missa Est!: A Missional Liturgical Ecclesiology

by Eugene R. Schlesinger


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781506423340
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date: 01/01/2017
Series: Emerging Scholars
Pages: 290
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introit: An Introduction xiii

Abbreviations xxix

Part I The Missio Dei: Mission as Redemptive Activity in the World

1 "A Church in Departure": The Nature of the Church's Mission 3

2 Sæcula Sæculorum: Mission to the World as Ecclesial Necessity 27

3 Missio Dei as Paschal Mystery 49

Part II The Paschal Mystery: Liturgy as Redemptive Activity in the Church

4 Baptized into Christ's Death: Christian Initiation as Missional Vocation 89

5 The Eucharist: Sacrifice as Communion 105

6 The Eucharist: Sacrifice as Mission 137

Part III Kingdom Come: Mission as the End of Liturgy, Eschatology as the End of Both

7 By Him, with Him, and in Him: Mission in the Eucharistic Prayer 153

8 A Church "in Arrival": The Missional Church in Time and Eternity 183

Ite, MissaEst! A "Conclusion" 201

Select Bibliography 209

Index 259

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