Sacraments

  Bibliography #4:

   Theology of the Eucharist

 

BIBLIOGRAPHIES
 - New Testament
 - Early Christianity
 - Medieval Christianity
 - The Reformation
 - Spirituality & Mysticism
 - Sacraments
 - 20th-Century Theology

 

 STUDIES OF
 SACRAMENTS

 

#1: Surveys, Intros
#2: Christian Initiation
#3: History of Eucharist
#4: Theology of Eucharist
#5: Other Sacraments
#6: Art & Architecture

 

 compiled by William Harmless, S.J. (Creighton University)

& Emmanuel Cutrone (Spring Hill College)  

    1. The Eucharistic Prayer

    2. The Eucharist & the Word of God

    3. The Eucharist as Meal

    4. The Eucharist as Memorial

    5. The Eucharist as Presence

    6. The Eucharist as Sacrifice

    7. The Eucharist & Baptism

    8. The Eucharist, Church Unity & Ecumenism

    9. The Eucharist & Social Justice

  10. The Eucharist & Eschatology

  11. Pastoral Issues: Priestly Ministry & Priestless Sundays

  12. Pastoral Issues: Liturgical Language

  13. The Emerging World Church & the Eucharist of the Future

 

 

 1. THE EUCHARISTIC PRAYER

 

Paul F. Bradshaw, ed., Essays on Early Eastern Eucharistic Prayers (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1997).

Paul F. Bradshaw, “A Paschal Root to the Anaphora of the Apostolic Tradition?  A Response to Enrico Mazza,” Studia Patristica 35 (2001): 257-265.

Allan Bouley, From Freedom to Formula: The Evolution of the Eucharistic Prayer from Oral Improvisation to Written Formula (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 1981).

Louis Bouyer, Eucharist: Theology and Spirituality of the Eucharistic Prayer, trans. Charles Quinn (Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1968).

Geoffrey Cuming, He Gave Thanks: An Introduction to the Eucharistic Prayer, Grove Liturgical Studies 28 (Bramcotte: Grove Books, 1981).

James Dallen, “Spirituality of the Eucharistic Prayer,” Worship 58 (1984): 359-371.

John R.K. Fenwick, The Anaphoras of St. Basil and St. James: An Investigation into Their Common Origin, Orientalia Christiana Analecta 240 (Rome: Edizioni Orientalia Christiana, 1992).

Anthony Gelston, The Eucharistic Prayer of Addai and Mari (New York: Oxford University Press, 1992).

R.C.D. Jasper and G.J. Cuming, Prayers of the Eucharist: Early and Reformed, 3rd ed. (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press [A Pueblo Book], 1987).

Aidan Kavanagh, “Thoughts on the Roman Anaphora,” Worship 39 (1965) 515-529.

Aidan Kavanagh, “Thoughts on New Eucharistic Prayers,” Worship 43 (1969) 2-12.

Maxwell E. Johnson, ed., Issues in Eucharistic Praying in East and West: Essays in Liturgical and Theological Analysis (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2011).

Enrico Mazza, The Eucharistic Prayers of the Roman Rite, trans. Matthew J. O’Connell (New York: Pueblo / Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1986).

Enrico Mazza, The Origins of the Eucharistic Prayer, trans. Ronald Lane (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press [A Pueblo Book], 1995).

Raymond Moloney, Our Eucharistic Prayers in Worship, Preaching and Study (Wilmington, Del: Michael Glazier, 1985).

Frank C. Senn, ed., New Eucharistic Prayers: An Ecumenical Study of Their Development and Structure (New York: Paulist Press, 1987).

Bryan D. Spinks, The Sanctus in the Eucharistic Prayer (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991).

Dennis Smolarski, Eucharistia: A Study of the Eucharistic Prayer (New York: Paulist Press, 1982).

Thomas J. Talley, “The Eucharistic Prayer: Tradition and Development,” in Liturgy Reshaped, ed. Kenneth Stevenson (London: SPCK, 1982) 48-64.

Thomas J. Talley, “The Eucharistic Prayer of the Ancient Church According to Recent Research: Results and Reflections,” Studia Liturgica 2 (1976) 138-158.

Thomas J. Talley, “From Berakah to Eucharistia: A Reopening Question,” Worship 50 (1976) 115-137.

Thomas J. Talley, “The Eucharistic Prayer: Directions for Development,” Worship 51 (1977) 316-325.

Thomas J. Talley, “The Literary Structure of the Eucharistic Prayer,” Worship 58 (1984) 404-419.

 

 

 2. EUCHARIST & THE WORD OF GOD

 

Walter J. Burghardt, Preaching the Just Word (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996).

Mary Catherine Hilkert, “Preaching and Theology: Rethinking the Relationship,” Worship 65 (1991) 398-408.

David G. Hunter, ed., Preaching in the Patristic Age: Studies in Honor of Walter J. Burghardt (New York: Paulist Press, 1989).

Clark Hyde, “The Bible in the Church: The Lectionary as Paradigm” Worship 61 (1987) 323-35.

Paul Janowiak, The Holy Preaching: The Sacramentality of the Word in the Liturgical Assembly (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2000).

Ralph A. Keifer, To Hear and Proclaim: Introduction Lectionary for Mass (Washington, DC: National Association of Pastoral Musicians, 1973).

Gordon Lathrop, The Four Gospels on Sunday: The New Testament and the Reform of Christian Worship (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2011).

Jason J. McFarland, Announcing the Feast: The Entrance Song in the Roman Rite (Collegeville, MN: Liturgcial Press, 2012) paperback, $40.  NEW.

John A. Melloh, “Preaching and Liturgy,” Worship 65 (1991) 409-419.

Hughes Oliphant Old, The Reading and Preaching of the Scriptures in the Worship of the Christian Church, 2 vol. (Grand Rapids: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 1998).

Gerald S. Sloyan, “The Bible as the Book of the Church,” Worship 60 (1986) 9-21.

 

 

 3. EUCHARIST AS MEAL

 

M. Douglas, “Deciphering a Meal,” in C. Geertz, ed., Myth, Symbol and Culture (New York: W.W. Norton, 1974).

Richard R. Gaillardetz, “In Service of Communion: A Trinitarian Foundation for Christian Ministry,” Worship 67 (1993) 418-33.

John M. Heuls, “Trent and the Chalice: Forerunner of Vatican II?” Worship 56 (1982) 386-400.

Jerome Murphy O’Connor, “Eucharist and Communion in First Corinthians” Worship 50 (1976) 370-385 & 51 (1977) 56-69.

David N. Power, “Roman Catholic Theologies of Eucharistic Communion” Theological Studies 57 (1996) 587-610.

Philippe Rouillard, “From Human Meal to Christian Eucharist,” Worship 52 (1978) 425-430 and Worship 53 (1979) 40-56; reprinted in Kevin Seasoltz, ed., Living Bread, Saving Cup (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1982) 126-156.

Dennis C. Smolarski, ”From Jewish Meal Prayers to Christian Eucharist,” pp. 13-32, in Eucharistia: A Study of the Eucharistic Prayer (New York: Paulist Press, 1981).

Robert Taft, “Receiving Communion: A Forgotten Symbol?,” Worship 57 (1983) 412-418.

 

 

 4. EUCHARIST AS MEMORIAL

 

Allan Bouley, From Freedom to Formula:  the Evolution of the Eucharistic Prayer from Oral Improvisation to Written Formula (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 1981).

Louis Bouyer, Eucharist: Theology and Spirituality of the Eucharistic Prayer, trans. Charles Quinn (Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1968).

Fritz Chenderlin, “Do This as My Memorial”: The Semantic and Conceptual Background and Value of Anamnesis in 1 Corinthians 11:24-25 (Rome: Biblical Institute Press, 1982).

Gregory Dix, The Shape of the Liturgy (London: Westminster Press, 1945).

David Gregg, Anamnesis in the Eucharist, Grove Liturgical Study 5 (Grove Books, 1976).

Bruce T. Morrill, Anamnesis as Dangerous Memory: Political and Liturgical Theology in Dialogue (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press [A Pueblo Book], 2000).

Max Thurian, The Eucharistic Memorial, trans. J.G. Davies (Atlanta: John Knox Press, 1961).

Frank C. Senn, ed., New Eucharistic Prayers: An Ecumenical Study of their Development and Structure (New York: Paulist Press, 1987).

 

 

 5. EUCHARIST AS PRESENCE

 

Brian Davies, The Thought of Thomas Aquinas (New York: Oxford University Press, 1992) paperback.  This includes a helpful account of Thomas’ theology of real presence.

Peter E. Fink, “Perceiving the Presence of Christ,” Worship 58 (1984) 17-28.

Nathan Mitchell, Cult and Controversy: The Worship of the Eucharist Outside Mass, Studies in the Reformed Rites of the Catholic Church 4 (New York: Pueblo / Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1982).

Nathan Mitchell, Real Presence: The Work of Eucharist (Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 1998).

Kenan B. Osborne, “Jesus as Human Expression of the Divine Presence: Toward a New Incarnation of the Sacraments,”  in F. Eigo and S. Fittipaldi, eds., The Sacraments: God’s Love and Mercy Actualized, pp. 29-57 (Villanova: Villanova University Press, 1979).

Joseph M. Powers, Eucharistic Theology (New York: Crossroad Books / Seabury Press, 1974).

Karl Rahner, “The Presence of Christ in the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper,” pp. 287-311, in Theological Investigations, Vol. 4: More Recent Writings (Baltimore: Helicon Press, 1966).

Miri Rubin, Corpus Christi: The Eucharist in Late Medieval Culture (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991).

Mary M. Schaefer, “Heavenly and Earthly Liturgies: Patristic Prototypes, Medieval Perspectives, and a Contemporary Application,” Worship 70 (1996) 482-505. 

Robert Sokolowski, Eucharistic Presence: A Study in the Theology of Disclosure (Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 1994).

J. Michael Stebbins, “The Eucharistic Presence of Christ: Mystery and Meaning,” Worship 64 (1990) 225-236.

Joel Van Amberg, A Real Presence: Religious and Social Dynamics of the Eucharistic Conflicts in Early Modern Augsburg, 1520-1530 (Boston: Brill, 2012) hardcover, $143. NEW.

 

 

 6. EUCHARIST AS SACRIFICE

 

Colin Buchanan, Essays on Eucharistic Sacrifice in the Early Church, Grove Liturgical Study #40 (Bramcote: Grove Books, 1984).

Robert C. Croken, Luther’s First Front: Eucharist as Sacrifice (Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1990).

Robert J. Daly, Christian Sacrifice (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 1978).

Robert J. Daly, The Origins of the Christian Doctrine of Sacrifice (Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1978).

Ernest Falardeau, One Bread and Cup: Source of Communion (Wilmington: Michael Glazier, 1987).  See Chapter 7, “Eucharistic Sacrifice and Gift of Self,” pp. 106-123.

Peter E. Fink, “Living the Sacrifice of Christ,” pp. 185-201, in Praying the Sacraments (Washington, DC: Pastoral Press, 1991).

R.P.C. Hanson, Eucharistic Offering in the Early Church, Grove Liturgical Study 19 (Bramcote: Grove Press Limited, 1979).

Gordon W. Lathrop, “Justin: Eucharist and Sacrifice: A Case Metaphor,” Worship (1990) 30-48.

Matthew Levering, Sacrifice and Community: Jewish Offering and Christian Eucharist, Illuminations: Theory & Religion, ed. John Milbank, Catherine Pickstock & Graham Ward (Oxford: Blackwell, 2005).

Michael H. Marchal, “A Consideration of the Offering in American Christian Liturgy,” Worship 63 (1989) 42-47.

Joanne M. Pierce, “The Eucharist as Sacrifice: Some Contemporary Roman Catholic Reflections,” Worship 69 (1995) 394-405.

David N. Power, The Sacrifice We Offer: The Tridentine Dogma and Its Reinterpretation (New York: Crossroad, 1987).

Charles P. Price, “Anamnesis and Sacrifice,” Worship 69 (1995) 391-393.

Kenneth Stevenson, Eucharist and Offering (New York: Pueblo, 1987).

Rowan D. Williams, Eucharistic Sacrifice: The Roots of a Metaphor, Grove Liturgical Study 31 (Bramcote: Grove Press Limited, 1982). 

Frances Young, The Use of Sacrificial Ideas in Greek Christian Writers from the New Testament to John Chrysostom (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1979).

 

 

 7. EUCHARIST & BAPTISM

 

C. Crawford, “Infant Communion: Past Tradition and Present Practice,” Theological Studies 31 (1970) 523-536.

David Holeton, Infant Communion: Then and Now, Grove Liturgical Study 27 (Bramcote: Grove Books, 1981).

Nathan Mitchell, Eucharist as Sacrament of Initiation, Forum Essays 2 (Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 1994).

Kenan Osborne, The Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist (New York: Paulist Press, 1987).

Robert Taft, “On the Question of Infant Communion in the Byzantine Catholic Churches of the U.S.A.,” Diakonia 17 (1982) 201-214.

 

 

 8. EUCHARIST: CHURCH UNITY & ECUMENISM

 

Earnest Falardeau, One Bread and Cup: Source of Communion (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press [A Michael Glazier Book], 1990).

Peter E. Fink, “The Challenge of God’s Koinonia,” Worship 59 (1985) 386-404.

George Hunsinger, The Eucharist and Ecumenism: Let Us Keep the Feast, Current Issue in Theology (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008).

Paul McPartlan, Sacrament of Salvation: An Introduction to Eucharistic Ecclesiology (Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 1995).

David N. Power, “Roman Catholic Theologies of Eucharistic Communion,” Theological Studies 57 (1996) 587-610.

Jean-Marie R. Tillard, Church of Churches: The Ecclesiology of Communion (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1992).

Jean-Marie R. Tillard, Flesh of the Church, Flesh of Christ: At the Source of the Ecclesiology of Communion (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 2001).

Max Thurian & Geoffrey Wainwright, eds., Baptism and Eucharist: Ecumenical Convergence in Celebration, Faith and Order Paper 117 (Geneva: World Council of Churches, 1983)

Geoffrey Wainwright, Worship with One Accord: Where Liturgy and Ecumenism Embrace (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997).

John D. Witvliet, “Prospects for Covenant Theology in Ecumenical Discussions of the Eucharist,” Worship 71 (1997) 98-123.

 

 

 9. EUCHARIST & SOCIAL JUSTICE

 

William T. Cavanaugh, Torture and Eucharist: Theology, Politics, and the Body of Christ, Challenges in Contemporary Theology (New York: Blackwell, 1998).

James Dallen, “Liturgy and Justice For All,” Worship 65 (1991) 290-306.

James L. Empereur and Christopher G. Kiesling, Liturgy That Does Justice, Theology and Life Series 33.  (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press [A Michael Glazier Book], 1990).

Peter E. Fink, “The Challenge of God’s Koinonia,” Worship 59 (1985) 386-404.

John C. Haughey, ed., The Faith that Does Justice: Examining the Christian Sources for Social Change (New York: Paulist Press, 1977).

Monika K. Hellwig, The Eucharist and the Hunger of the World (New York: Paulist Press, 1976).

David N. Power, “Worship after the Holocaust,” Worship 49 (1985) 447-455.

Gail Ramshaw, “The Place of Lament Within Praise: Theses for Discussion,” Worship 61 (1987) 317-22.

Herman Schmidt and David Power, eds. Politics and Liturgy, Concilium: Religion in the Seventies (New York: Herder and Herder, 1974).

Catherine Vincie, “The Cry for Justice and the Eucharist,” Worship 68 (1994) 194-210.

Goeffrey Wainwright, “Eucharist and/as Ethics,” Worship 62 (1988) 123-138.

Nicholas Wolterstorff, “Liturgy, Justice, and Tears,” Worship 62 (1988) 386-403.

 

 

 10. EUCHARIST & ESCHATOLOGY

 

Andrea Bieler and Luise Schottroff, eds., The Eucharist: Bodies, Bread, and Resurrection, trans. Linda M. Maloney (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2007). 

Gary P. Donald, “The Real Absence: A Note on the Eucharist,” Worship 44 (1970) 20-26.

Arthur A. Just, The Ongoing Feast: Table Fellowship and Eschatology at Emmaus (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press [A Pueblo Book], 1993).

 

 

 11. PASTORAL ISSUES: PRIESTLY MINISTRY & PRIESTLESS SUNDAYS

 

Congregation for Divine Worship, Directory for Sunday Celebrations in the Absence of a Priest, International Committee on English in the Liturgy, 1988.

National Conference of Catholic Bishops, Gathered in Steadfast Faith: Statement on Sunday Worship in the Absence of a Priest (Washington: NCCB, 1991).

Paul F. Bradshaw, Liturgical Presidency in the Early Church, Grove Liturgical Study 36 (Bramcote: Grove Books, 1983).

Richard R. Gaillardetz, “In Service of Communion: A Trinitarian Foundation for Christian Ministry,” Worship 67 (1993) 418-433.

Frank Henderson, “When Lay People Preside at Sunday Worship,” Worship 58 (1984) 109-117.

Robert W. Hovda, Strong, Loving and Wise: Presiding in Liturgy, 5th ed. (Washington, DC: The Liturgical Conference, 1983).

Robert W. Hovda, “The Amen Corner: Liturgy’s Many Roles ... Ministers or Intruders?” Worship 64 (1990) 171-175.

Robert W. Hovda, “The Amen Corner: ‘Priestless Sundays’ Reconsidered,” Worship 62 (1988) 154-159.

Robert W. Hovda, “‘Priestless Sundays’ Reconsidered,” Worship 64 (1990) 154-159.

John M. Huels, “Chronicle: Sunday Liturgies Without a Priest,” Worship 64 (1990) 451-459. 

Gabe Huck, “Priestless Sundays: Are We Looking or Leaping?” Worship 61 (1987) 4-5.

Kathleen Hughes, Lay Presiding: The Art of Leading Prayer, American Essays in Liturgy (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1988).

Kathleen Hughes, “Sunday Worship in the Absence of a Priest: Some Disquieting Reflections,” New Theology Review 8 (1995) 45-57.

Gordon W. Lathrop, “Christian Leadership and Liturgical Community,” Worship 66 (1992) 98-124.

Hervé-Marie Legrand, “Traditio perpetua servata?  The Non-ordination of Women: Tradition or Simply an Historical Fact?” Worship 64 (1991) 482-508.

Hervé-Marie Legrand, “The Presidency of the Eucharist According to the Ancient Tradition,” Worship 53 (1979) 413-438.

Timothy M. Matovina, “Ministries and the Servant Community,” Worship 67 (1993) 351-59.

Patricia A. Parachini, Lay Preaching: State of the Question, American Essays in Liturgy (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1999).

 

 

 12. PASTORAL ISSUES:
       LITURGICAL LANGUAGE & OTHER DISPUTED QUESTIONS

 

Gilbert Ostdiek, ed., Finding Voice to Give God Praise: Essays in the Many Languages of the Liturgy (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1998) paperback, $30.

John M. Huels, Disputed Questions in the Liturgy Today (Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 1988).

John M. Huels, More Disputed Questions in the Liturgy (Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 1990).

Gail Ramshaw, Liturgical Language: Keeping It Metaphoric, Making It Inclusive, American Essays in Liturgy (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1996).

 

 

 13. THE WORLD CHURCH & THE EUCHARIST OF THE FUTURE

 

Anscar J. Chupungco, Liturgies of the Future: The Process and Methods of Inculturation (New York: Paulist Press, 1989).

Anscar J. Chupungco, Liturgical Inculturation: Sacramentals, Religiosity, and Catechesis (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press [A Pueblo Book], 1992).

Francois Kabasele Lumbala, Celebrating Jesus Christ in Africa: Liturgy and Inculturation, Faith & Cultures Series (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1998).

Phillip Tovey, Inculturation: The Eucharist in Africa, Alcuin / GROW Liturgical Study #7 (Cambridge: Grove Books, 1988).

Elochukwu E. Uzukwu, Worship as Body Language: Introduction to Christian Worship: An African Orientation (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1997).

 

 

Revised: December 29, 2013

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  William Harmless, SJ