Daily Archives: August 24, 2011

In Eating and Drinking

If division characterizes anyone who partakes of body and blood of Christ, then Paul’s warnings of death are quite clear. You can either eat and mature or you can be eaten in death.

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Word, Sacrament, Gospel, and Sacred Violence

There is a liturgical pattern that is inherent in the word of the Lord. In Samson’s narrative, the gospel first comes in word, that is: accept this offer to be incorporated into Yahweh’s bride. But the consequence and negative sanction … Continue reading

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