Nenad D. Mijalković

Theology of the Holy Sacrament of Eucharist in the Roman Catholic Church

pages: 495-531


In this paper the author will present an overview of the liturgico- theological understanding of the Holy Sacrament in history. Explanation of the Holy mysteries will be accompanied by an appropriate evidence from Holy Scripture, as well as from the works of certain early Christian Fathers of the Church. Then, the relevant theological, sacramental aspects of the Middle ages, the age of Scholasticism, the Council of Trent, and finally, the Second Vatican Council, would be considered. In this article we will also put an emphasis on the observation of liturgico- theological meaning of the Holy Sacraments in accordance with its ecclesiological, Christological, eschatological, pneumatological and experience in the life of the Church.





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