Eucharistic Eating – Bibliography

Supper of the Lamb

Eucharistic Eating BibliographyWhen a book features a link, it is to a review I have written on this blog. If you go through my reading round ups, you will find some more books featuring shorter reviews. Starting on Monday, March 6, I will be leading a lecture series through the six weeks of Lent, entitled Eucharistic …

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Bread, Blessed and Broken Luke 24:13-35

I am the Bread of Life says Jesus.

“When he was at table with them, he took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them. Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized him; and he vanished from their sight.  Luke 24:31,32 NRSV When stories are so familiar, the temptation is not to listen carefully. We become careless in our hearing. …

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Pancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes.

Pancake supper berry sauce.

It’s just about that time of year again. Tuesday, February 25th, is Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as Pancake Day. As I have done in the past with my Fall Suppers posts, I am creating a list of the places serving pancakes in the upcoming couple of weeks or so. One difference between this and the …

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I Am The Bread of Life – John 6:22-35

I am the Bread of Life says Jesus.

Hello everyone. This week’s sermon on “I am the Bread of Life,” is a little late in getting up. We have had a rather traumatic incident at St. Philip’s. About three months ago, we had a refugee family from Mozambique join our parish. They are government sponsored, but come from the Anglican church in Mozambique. …

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Kings, Power and Feeding Five Thousand.

Kings, Power and Feeding Five Thousand: This week’s lectionary featured both John’s recounting of the feeding of the five thousand, and the story of David, Bathsheba, and the Uriah the Hittite. I was quite intrigued by the story of Jesus escaping the crowds attempt to make him king against the background of David using his …

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Famine and Feeding Five Thousand

harrowing famine read.

Since I finished doing my Eucharistic Eating lecture series in Lent, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about hunger. Recently I’ve taken it a little farther and have been reading up on famine. Below is an expanded reflection on the sermon I preached last Sunday, on the Feeding of the Five Thousand as it …

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Monika K. Hellwig – Eucharist, Hunger

In a few weeks, with the beginning of Lent, I’m going to be starting a lecture series entitled: Eucharistic Eating. I’ll be publishing details in the near future. The main idea of the series is bringing our daily eating into the Eucharist, and vice-versa. One book that I’ve been reading in preparation is: The Eucharist and …

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12 Hours, One Man, $20K for Refugees

One man playing for 12 hours

This year the event will be held on June 20th, 2017. Monday, June 27th, Geoff Woodcroft from St. Paul Fort Garry will be playing guitar for 12 hours in an attempt to raise money for a soon to be arriving family of refugees. This event will be held at St. Paul Fort Garry Anglican Church, …

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