"Do this as My Memorial": The Semantic and Conceptual Background and Value of Anamnēsis in 1 Corinthians 11:24-25
This is a study of the text of the institution of the Eucharist as found in 1 Corinthians 11: 24-25. Explicating the consensus opinion that the text is a cult formula or communion liturgy, the author demonstrates why, in understanding and translating the world ..., care must be taken to include all the potentialities for cultic memorial meaning that would probably have attached to the word at the time and in the context in which Paul used it. The most likely attitudes of Paul and is communities in respect of interpretation and historical understanding, of theology, cosmology, and sacramentalism are determined, since their attitudes in these spheres should have been consonant with their understanding of specifically memorial terminology.
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Mans Perception of and Response to Patterns in His
Time Eternity and Place for the Biblical Thinker 92
Truly Human Response to God 133
THE MATERIAL AVAILABLE TO PAUL 179
Old Testament Apocrypha 246
Old Testament Pseudepigrapha 300
The Didache 335
THE PAULINE CONTEXT AND OUR TEXT 351
The Immediate Context 379
THE SITZ IN SCHOLARSHIP 471
Subject Authors Editors Greek Words etc
Qumran and the New Testament 319
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Page 1 - For I received from the Lord what I also handed on to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took a loaf of bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, "This is my body that is for you. Do this in remembrance of me.