An outstanding contemporary analysis of the transubstantion and of its meaning and significance today . The first part of the book concentrates on the concerns and approach of the Fathers who defined the doctrine at The Council of Trent, the second part goes on to develop a mdern interpretation of 'the distinctively eucharistic manner of the Real Presence.'>
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About "The Eucharist"
Meet the Author
Edward Schillebeeckx (1914-) is a prominent Catholic theologian, remarkable for having survived three inquiries into his possible heresy by the Vatican. He explores traditional Catholic concepts in the light of twentieth century understanding and is committed to working out a satisfactory statement of the relationship between the Church and the world.
Table Of Contents
- Introduction; Alarm Over New Interpretations; The Tridentine Approach To Faith; A New Approach Towards The Formulation Of Faith; Conclusion; The 'why' And The 'how'.