Eucharist


DOCUMENTS

Constitution on the Liturgy Vatican II document. See chapter 2

The Sacrament of the Eucharist Catechism of the Catholic Church

Decree on the Holy Eucharist Council of Trent

Canons on the Holy Eucharist Council of Trent

Canons on Communion Council of Trent

On the Holy Eucharist Pope Paul VI: Mysterium Fidei, 1965

On the Mystery and Worship of the Eucharist Pope John Paul II: Dominicae Cenae, 1980

On the Holy Eucharist Pope Leo XIII

Decree on First Communion Issued by the Sacred Congregation of the Discipline of the Sacraments on August 8, 1910

Instruction on Eucharistic Worship 1967 document issued by the Sacred Congregation of Rites

The Real Presence of Jesus Christ in the Sacrament of the Eucharist: Basic Questions and Answers Produced by the Committee on Doctrine of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and approved by the full body of bishops at their June 2001 General Meeting

One Bread One Body A teaching document on the Eucharist in the life of the Church, and the establishment of general norms on sacramental sharing, Catholic Bishops' Conferences of England & Wales, Ireland, Scotland, 1998

All Praise and All Thanksgiving A Pastoral Letter on the Eucharist by Archbishop Theodore E. McCarrick of Newark, NJ

The Eucharist: To be Loved, To be Lived Pastoral message of Bishop Thomas J. Tobin of Youngstown, OH

The Eucharist By the Joint Roman Catholic/Lutheran Commission, Sigtuna, Sweden, October 1978

The Eucharist By the Joint Commission between the Roman Catholic Church and the World Methodist Council, 1976

The Eucharist: A Lutheran-Roman Catholic Statement October 1, 1967


ARTICLES, PAPERS

Eucharist and the Mimesis of Sacrifice By Bruce Chilton, April 2010

The Holy Eucharist By Christian W. Troll, S.J. in Muslims Ask, Christians Answer, 2010

Living the Eucharist in Asia: A New Habitus By Yap Fu Lan in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2010

Opening the Table: The Body of Christ and God's Prodigal Grace By Stephen Edmondson in Anglican Theological Review, Spring 2009

'Eucharistic moments': Mirroring the Broken Christ By Michael Barnes SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, June 2009

The Glorious Show By Desmond Ryan in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, May 2009

Swine Flu and the Eucharist By Andrew Hamilton in Eureka Street, July 2009

Postmodern Understanding of the Eucharist as Community Celebration: An African Perspective By Bartholomew Ugochukwu in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2009

Pure Sacrifice in Didache 14 As Jewish Christian Exegesis By Jonathan A. Draper, University of KwaZulu-Natal, in Neotestamenica, 2008

The Assumption of Desire: Kierkegaard, Lacan, and the Trauma of the Eucharist By Marcus Pound, University of Bristol, in Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory, Winter 2008

Patristic Theology of the Efficacy of the Eucharist By Tom Ravetz in Journal for the Renewal of Religion and Theology, August 2008

The form and drama of the church; Hans Urs von Balthasar on Mary, Peter, and the Eucharist By Robert C. Koerpel in Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture, January 1, 2008

The Eucharist: Epitome of Human Relationships and Interconnectivity By Fr. Bartholomew Ugochukwu in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2008

The Significance of the Eucharist in Orthodoxy By Angelo Nicolaides of the Greek Cypriot Church, Professor at Vaal University of Technology, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2007

Eating and Drinking Judgment: The Sacrament of Unity as a Sign and Source of Division By Paul A. Schreck in Journal of Ecumenical Studies, Fall 2007

The Complexities of Eucharistic Sharing in Homes for the Aged: A Study in Pastoral Ecumenism By Sherri Vallee in Journal of Ecumenical Studies, Fall 2007

The Eucharist and Table Fellowship in the New Testament By Francis Velankanni in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2007

Eucharist: Sacrament of Reconciliation in a Melanesian Context Part I By Rose Mary Harbinson, R.N.D.M. in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2007

Eucharist: Sacrament of Reconciliation in a Melanesian Context Part II By Rose Mary Harbinson, R.N.D.M. in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2007

Eucharistic Justice By David N. Power in Theological Studies, Dec, 2006

"If Luther Will Accept Us with Our Confession …": The Eucharistic Controversy in Calvin's Correspondence up to 1546 By Alasdair Heron in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2006

Eucharistic Justice By David N. Power in Theological Studies, December 2006

This, Too, Is My Body: When Does the Consecration Happen? By Mark Plaiss in Commonweal, May 19, 2006

Eucharistic Origins: From the New Testament to the Liturgies of the Golden Age By Robert J. Daly in Theological Studies, March 2005

'This Is My Body': How to Understand Transubstantiation By Terence L. Nichols in Commonweal, October 7, 2005

A Mutual Presence: 'What Good Is It If the Bread Is Changed & We Are Not?' By David Loxterkamp in Commonweal, October 7, 2005

Bread & Wine: What's Essential to the Eucharist? By Kenan B. Osborne in Commonweal, October 7, 2005

The Eucharist And The Christian Community By Michael Amaladoss, S.J. in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2005

Dining with Jesus in the Third Gospel: Celebrating Eucharist in the Third World By Marilou Ibita in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2005

Eucharistic Worship and Texts as Sources of Theological Reflection By James Leachman, O.S.B. in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2005

Priests, Laity and the Sacrament of the Eucharist in Sixth Century Syria By Volker Menze, Department of History, Princeton University, in Hugoye: Journal of Syriac Studies, July 2004

Baptism, Eucharist, and the Hospitality of Jesus: On the Practice of "Open Communion" by James Farwell in Anglican Theological Review, Spring 2004

The Long Journey Home: Searching for Eucharist Today By Frank Andersen MSC in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Spring 2004

Eucharist: Heart of the Church John Paul II's encyclical Ecclesia de Eucharistia in condensed form, October 2003

The Liturgy of the Eucharist By William H. Shannon in Catholic Update, May 2003

Eucharist and Passover By Florin Paulet SJ in Studia Theologica, 2003

Real Presence and First-Day Pitch-Ins: Why Quakers Are, and Must Be, a Eucharistic People By Patrick J. Nugent in Quaker Theology, Autumn 2002

Eucharistic Sharing: Revising the Question By Jeffrey Vanderwilt in Theological Studies, Dec, 2002

The Eucharist in African Perspective By James Chukwuma Okoye, CSSP in Mission Studies, 2002

Yes, Jesus Is Really There : Most Catholics Still Agree - Holy Communion By James D. Davidson in Commonweal, Oct 12, 2001

The Real Presence: Jesus' Gift to the Church By John Bookser Feister in Catholic Update, September 2001

Jesus, Bread of Life By Virginia Smith in Scripture from Scratch, March 2001

The Responsible Body: A Eucharistic Community By Matthew Whelan in Cross Currents, Fall 2001

Post-Holocaust Hermeneutics: Scripture, Sacrament, and the Jewish Body of Christ By Scott Bader-Saye in Harvard Theological Review, 2000

The Eucharist and Nonviolence: Remembering, Reconciling, and Sending Us Forth to Make Peace By Father John Dear, SJ, 2000

Arcavatara: Srivaisnava Image-Descent and Roman Catholic Eucharist By Edward P. Hahnenberg in Journal of Ecumenical Studies, Spring 2000

The Eucharist: A Foretaste of Heaven By Archbishop Daniel E. Pilarczyk in Millennium Monthly, July 2000

Eucharist: The Mystical Body By John Gallen, S.J. in Millennium Monthly, June 2000

Eucharist: The Real Presence By John Gallen, S.J. in Millennium Monthly, May 2000

Eucharist: Sign and Source of Christian Unity By Thomas Richstatter, O.F.M. in Catholic Update, May 2000

Robert Bellarmine And Post-Tridentine Eucharistic Theology By Robert J. Daly in Theological Studies, June, 2000

Post-Holocaust Hermeneutics: Scripture, Sacrament, and the Jewish Body of Christ By Scott Bader-Saye in Cross Currents, Winter 2000

Beginnings and Ends: Eucharist and Eschatology By Jason Fout in Quodlibet Journal, Fall 2000

Eucharist: Understanding Christ's Body By William H. Shannon in Catholic Update, January 1999

Eucharistic Presence: An Invitation To Dialogue By John H. Mckenna in Theological Studies, June 1999

'Eucharistic Moments': Mirroring the Broken Christ By Michael Barnes in The Way, 1999

The Eucharist: Only a Symbol? By Ingrid Shafer, January 1998

The Presence of Christ in the Eucharist and the Formularies of the Church of England By Christopher J. Cocksworth in Journal of Ecumenical Studies, Spring 1998

Eucharist or Communion Service? By Timothy O'Loughlin in The Way, 1998

Promise and Warning: The Lord's Supper in 1 Corinthians By Craig R. Koester in Word & World, 1997

The Eucharist By Thomas Bokenkotter in Scripture from Scratch, June 1997

The Eucharist and World Hunger By Monika K. Hellwig, Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC, in Word & World, Winter 1997

Who's Invited? By Gilbert Ostdiek, O.F.M., Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, Illinois, in Word & World, 1997

Eucharistic Symbolism in the Gospel of John By David E. Fredrickson, Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, in Word & World, Winter 1997

The Eucharist: Source and Summit of Christian Spirituality By Mark Brumley in The Catholic Faith May/June 1996

April 1996 Issue of Spirituality Today Focus is on the Eucharist

Symbol of Unity, Reality of Division By Donna E. Schaper in Compass, 1996

Real Presence in the Eucharist By Jeffrey D. VonLehmen in Catholic Update, September 1996

First Communion: Joining the Family Table By Carol Luebering in Catholic Update, April 1995

Is The Eucharist Really Christ's Body and Blood? By Archbishop Michael J. Sheehan of Albuquerque, NM, May 1995

The Catholic Tradition of Eucharistic Theology: Towards the Third Millennium By Edward John Kilmartin in Theological Studies, September 1994

Eucharist and Blessing By Max Thurian in SIDIC Periodical, 1993

The Sacrament of the Eucharist: What Has Happened to My Devotion? By Thomas Richstatter, O.F.M. in Catholic Update, September 1992

The Eucharist as Symbol By Monika K. Hellwig in The Way, 1990

Between Baptism and Ministry: The Eucharistic Link By Maxwell E. Johnson, Notre Dame, Indiana, in Word & World, 1987

The Eucharist as the Imitation of Christ By John D. Laurance in Theological Studies, June 1986

The Mystery of the Holy Eucharist Chapter 7 of the electronic edition of the New Edition of Andrew M. Greeley's The Great Mysteries: An Essential Catechism, 1985

Ministries of Word and Eucharist By David N. Power in The Way, 1985

The Active Role of Christ and the Holy Spirit in the Sanctification of the Eucharistic Elements By Edward J. Kilmartin in Theological Studies, June 1984

John Chrysostom's Influence on Gabriel Qatraya's Theology of Eucharistic Consecration By Edward J. Kilmartin in Theological Studies, September 1981

Eucharistic Epiklesis: New Evidence and a New Theory By Joseph H. Crehan in Theological Studies, December 1980

Intercommunion II By John Coventry in The Way, 1979

Intercommunion III By John Coventry in The Way, 1979

Intercommunion I By John Coventry in The Way, 1978

A Eucharistic Sacrifice in Calvin's Theology? By Joseph N. Tylenda in Theological Studies, September 1976

Eucharistic Epiclesis: Myopia or Microcosm? By John H. McKenna in Theological Studies, June 1975

Selvaggi Revisited: Transubstantiation and Contemporary Science By Richard G. Cipolla in Theological Studies, December 1974

The Agreed Statement on Eucharistic Doctrine III By James Quinn in The Way, 1973

Teilhard's Eucharist: A Reflection By Joseph Fitzer in Theological Studies, June 1973

The Agreed Statement on Eucharistic Doctrine I By James Quinn in The Way, 1972

The Agreed Statement on Eucharistic Doctrine II By James Quinn in The Way, 1972

Sacramental Theology: The Eucharist in Recent Literature By Edward J. Kilmartin in Theological Studies, June 1971

Infant Communion: Past Tradition and Present Practice By Charles Crawford in Theological Studies, September 1970

Work and the Eucharist By John Foster in The Way, 1968

The Holy Spirit and The Real Presence By Raymond A. Adams in Theological Studies, March 1968

The Eucharist: Christ's Self-Communication in a Revelatory Event By Thomas D. Stanks in Theological Studies, March 1967

The Sacrament of Sacraments By John F. Clarkson in The Way, 1963

Eucharistic Piety By Josef A. Jungmann in The Way, 1963

The Eucharist and the Atonement By H. P. A. Lyons in The Way, 1962

'Come, Lord Jesus' By David Stanley in The Way, 1961

Late-Medieval Eucharistic Theology: Orthodoxy or Corruption? By David L. Greenstock in Theological Studies, June 1962

The Eucharist: Controversy on Transubstantiation By Cyril Vollert in Theological Studies, September 1961

Synoptic Presentation of the Eucharist as Covenant Sacrifice By Bernard Cooke in Theological Studies, March 1960

The Eucharist: Quests for Insights from Scripture By Cyril Vollert in Theological Studies, September 1960

Select Questions on the Eucharistic Fast By John J. Reed in Theological Studies, March 1955

A Note on the Eucharistic Fast By Hilary R. Werts in Theological Studies, June 1955

Historical Antecedents of St. Pius X's Decree on Frequent Communion By John A. Hardon in Theological Studies, December 1955

Modified Discipline of the Eucharistic Fast By John J. Reed in Theological Studies, June 1953

Bread in the Form of a Penny By Gerald Ellard in Theological Studies, September 1943

The Sacraments: A Dogmatic Treatise, volume 2: The Holy Eucharist Book by Msgr. Joseph Pohle, 1917

First Communion Book by Mother Mary Loyola of the Bar Convent, York, 1913

He Is Calling Me: Helps in Visiting the Blessed Sacrament Book by Matthew Russell, SJ, 1912

The Holy Communion its philosophy, theology and practice By Oratorian Fr. John Bernard Dalgairns, Volume 2, 1911

The Holy Eucharist and frequent and daily communion Book by Fr. C.J. O'Connell, 1909

Welcome! Holy Communion: Before and After Book by Mother Mary Loyola of the Bar Convent, York, 1904

Legends of the Blessed Sacrament: Gathered from the History of the Church and the Lives of the Saints Book by Emily Mary Shapcote, 1877

The Blessed Sacrament: Or the Works and Ways of God Book by Oratorian Fr. Frederick William Faber, 1855



The Nonviolent Eucharistic Jesus By (Rev) Emmanuel Charles McCarthy

The Eucharist Links to a number of articles on the Eucharist

The Sacrament of the Eucharist Catholic Online

St. Thomas Aquinas on the Eucharist (Summa Theologica)
The sacrament itself. The matter of this sacrament: its species, the transubstantiation, the real presence and the accidents of bread and wine. The form and effects of this sacrament. The recipient in general and at its institution. The minister and the rite of this sacrament.

The Holy Eucharist Baltimore Catechism

The Blessed Eucharist as a Sacrament By Joseph Pohle, Catholic Encyclopedia, 1909

On the Ends for Which the Holy Eucharist Was Instituted Baltimore Catechism

The Holy Eucharist Basic Doctrine. Mass and Communion. Eucharist in Scripture. Eucharistic Devotion. Church Documents

Holy Communion Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Lord's Supper Mennonite Confesion of Faith; Article 12



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