Eucharist

Eucharist Index Page

Part 1 Introduction

Part 2 History

Part 3 Structure and Elements

Part 4 Theology

Part 5 Eucharist in Special Circumstances

Part 6 Eucharist in Other Churches

Part 7  Conclusions

Part 1 Introduction

 

 

17 Eucharist Bibliography

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Part 2 History

20.  History Overview

21. Apostolic [0-399]

22. Patristic [400-799] 

23. Early Medieval [800-1199]

24. Medieval [1200-1299]

25. Late Medieval [1300-1499]

26. Reformation [1500-1699]

27. After Trent [1700-1899]

28. Before Vatican II [1900-1959]

29. Vatican II [1960-1975]

30. After Vatican II [1975-2050]

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Part 3 Structure and Elements

31  Gathering

32  Story Telling

33  Setting the Table

34  Eucharistic Prayer

35 Texts

36 Communion Rite

37 Commissioning / Easter Sunday

38  GIRM III

 

The Emmaus story reveals the meal "shape" of the Eucharist
1.  Gathering -- Chapter 21
2.  Story Telling -- Chapter 22
3.  Meal Sharing
3a.  Setting the Table -- Chapter 23
3b.  Saying Grace -- Chapter 24 & 25
3c.  Eating and Drinking -- Chapter 26
4.  Commissioning -- Chapter 27

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Part 4  Theology

41 Theology of the Eucharist

42 Sacrifice

43 The Presence of Christ

44 Eucharist: Culmination of Initiation

45 Eucharist: Sacrament of Reconciliation

46 Eucharist: Sacrament of Healing

47 Eucharist and Holy Orders

48 Eucharist and Canon Law

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Part 5 Eucharist in Special Circumstances

(i38  Eucharist: Completion of Initiation)

(i47 First Eucharist for Catholics Baptized in Infancy)

51

52 Eucharist with Special Groups

53 Concelebration

54 Mass Offerings

55 Holy Communion Outside of Mass

56 Worship of the Eucharist Outside of Mass

57 Sunday Celebrations in the Absence of a Priest

58 Televised Eucharist

59

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Part 6 Eucharist in Other Churches

61 Eastern (Catholic) Rites

63 Eastern Orthodox Rites

65 Protestant Rites

69 Ecumenism and Intercommunion

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Part 7 Conclusions

 

75 Conclusions of the 2002 Kilmartin Seminar

78  Looking Back Over the Course

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