The Critical Review Of Theological & Philosophical Literature (volume 7)

Paperback | February 2, 2012

byStewart Dingwall Fordyce Salmond

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897. Excerpt: ... original celebration. The idea, as our author says, is Ritschlian and thoroughly modern, but is wanting in all support from the words of our Lord spoken at the Table. The idea of the meal is also prominent in Spitta's paper on The Primitive Traditions on the Origin and Meaning of the Supper, but his main purpose is to shew that it was not a Paschal feast, but simply the last meal of Master and disciples together. Our author regards the usual solution as natural and fair, that the Son of Man, who is Lord of the Sabbath, and therefore also of the Passover, chose to celebrate that feast on the evening before the proper one, seeing He must suffer on the following day. Jiilicher's treatise on The History of the Supper in the Ancient Church puts all emphasis on "the breaking" and "the pouring out," and finds in the Supper a parable teaching that, as bread broken nourishes man, so His flesh those who rent it. And finally, Haupt, On the Origin and Meaning of the Words at the Supper, gives a criticism of the text of the words of institution. In contrast to Julicher he puts in the forefront the benefit of Christ's death and the blood of the covenant as the leading thoughts in the first Supper, and maintains the authenticity of the Pauline demand for the repeated observance of the institution. The lecture of Grafe reviews those treatises already named, and concludes that in the Supper Christ pointed to His approaching death, and represented Himself as a sacrifice whereby a new covenant was formed with God for His disciples. Without having any express command the disciples sought, in similar celebrations, to reawaken and deepen in them the thoughts of that sacred hour. Schultzen, in his Das Abendmahi im neuen Testament, 1895, in opposition to many objectors, seeks to...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897. Excerpt: ... original celebration. The idea, as our author says, is Ritschlian and thoroughly modern, but is wanting in all support from th...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:244 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.51 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217753051

ISBN - 13:9780217753050

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