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A guide to finding resources in theology. Guides to specific resources and strategies for individual classes. Taking class online? Limit database searches to "full-text" and Library catalog searches to "Ebooks."

Jesus said, "this is my blood of the new covenant, which is poured out for many for the remission of sins"

O'Carroll, Michael. Corpus Christi : An Encyclopedia of the Eucharist. Wilmington, Del.:
     Michael Glazier, 1988. BV 825.2 .O726 1988 Reference Fl. 1

Rahner, Karl, ed. Sacramentum Mundi: An Encyclopedia of Theology. 6 vols.
     New York: Herder and Herder, 1968.  BR 95 .S25 Reference Fl. 1

     See especially:  vol. 2, "Eucharist"

Ginther, James R. The Westminster Handbook to Medieval Theology. Louisville, KY:
     Westminster John Knox Press, 2009.  BT 26 .G56 2009 Reference Fl. 1

Hillerbrand, Hans Joachim. The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation. 3 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.
     BR 302.8 .O93 1996 Reference Fl. 1

     See especially: Lord's Supper; entries for individual Reformers; names of Conferences and Colloquys (Marburg, for example)

Ferguson, Everett. Worship in Early Christianity. Studies in Early Christianity, v. 15.
     New York: Garland, 1993.  BV 6 .W67 1993 Fl. 2

     See:  "Eucharist" and its bibliography

Sample Sources

LaVerdiere, Eugene. The Eucharist in the New Testament and the Early Church.
     Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1996.  BV 823 .L33 1996 Fl. 2

Rordorf, Willy. The Eucharist of the Early Christians. New York: Pueblo, 1978.
     BV 823 .E9313 Fl. 2

Levy, Ian Christopher, ed. A Companion to the Eucharist in the Middle Ages. Leiden: Brill, 2012.
     BV823 .C62 2012  Fl. 2

     See, for example, Chazelle, C. “The Eucharist in Early Medieval Europe,” pp. 205–49.

Sample Sources

Lubac, Henri de, Laurence. Corpus Mysticum: The Eucharist and the Church in the Middle Ages: Historical Survey.
     Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, 2007.  BV 823 .L813 2007 Fl. 2

Macy, Gary. Treasures from the Storeroom: Medieval Religion and the Eucharist.
     Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1999.  BV 823 .M363 1999  Fl. 2

Rubin, Miri. Corpus Christi: The Eucharist in Late Medieval Culture. Cambridge England:
     Cambridge University Press, 1991. BV 823 .R78 1991 Fl. 2

Van Nieuwenhove, Rik, ed. The Theology of Thomas Aquinas. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of
     Notre Dame Press, 2005. BX 4700.T6.T36 2005 Fl. 2

Lindberg, Carter. The Reformation Theologians: An Introduction to Theology in the
     Early Modern Period
. Oxford: Blackwell, 2002.  BT 27 .R38 2002 Reference Fl. 1

Sample Sources

Reardon, Bernard M. G. Religious Thought in the Reformation. 2nd ed. London: Longman, 1995.
     BT 27 .R36 1995 F. 2
     See Ch. 5  The Eucharistic controversy -- Oecolampadius and Bullinger

Sample Sources

Sokolowski, Robert. Eucharistic Presence: A Study in the Theology of Disclosure.
     Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 1994.
     BX 2220 .S64 1994 Fl. 2

Sample Sources

Bouyer, Louis. Eucharist: Theology and Spirituality of the Eucharistic Prayer.
     Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press, 1968.  BV 823 .B613 Fl. 2

Mazza, Enrico. The Celebration of the Eucharist: The Origin of the Rite and the Development
     of Its Interpretation
. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1999.  BV 823 .M38613 1999 Fl. 2

-----. The Origins of the Eucharistic Prayer. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1995.
         BV 825.54 .M3913 1995 Fl. 2

Jungmann, Josef A. The Mass: An Historical, Theological, and Pastoral Survey.
     Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1976.  BX 2230.2 .J8 Fl. 2

     See  Part II: The theology of the eucharistic sacrifice. The word of redemption as a
     salvific sacrifice. The commemoration of the redemptive service -- The sacrifice of
     Christ and of the church

Shaver, Stephen R. Eucharistic Sacrifice As a Contested Category. Norwich, Norfolk,
     UK: Hymns Ancient and Modern, 2018.  BX 5141 .A1 G7 vol. 85 Fl. 2

Sample Sources

Tillard, Jean-Marie-Roger. Flesh of the Church, Flesh of Christ: At the Source of the
     Ecclesiology of Communion
. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 2001. 
     BX 1746 .T5213 2001 Fl. 2

Chauvet, Louis-Marie. Symbol and Sacrament: A Sacramental Reinterpretation of Christian Existence.
     Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1995. BV 800 .C5213 1995 Fl. 2

Brunk, Timothy M. Liturgy and Life: The Unity of Sacrament and Ethics in the Theology of Louis-Marie
. New York: Peter Lang, 2007.  BX 2203 .B78 2007 Fl. 2

Early Church

Didache 9-10
Justin, 1 Apology 65; 67
Hippolytus, Apostolic Tradition 4
Cyprian, Letter 63
Cyril of Jerusalem
     Catechetical Lectures 23
     Apostolic Constitutions 8.12-15
     On the Sacraments 4.3-5.3; 6.1
     On the Mysteries  8.43-9.59
     Homilies on the Gospel of John  26.10-20.27

In addition to search the Library catalog by author, most of the above are included in the series:

The Fathers of the Church. 215 vols. Catholic University of America. BR 60 .F3 [vol.#]  Fl. 2

McGrath, Alister E. The Christian Theology Reader. Oxford, UK: Blackwell, 1995.
     BT 77 .C47 1995 Fl. 2

     See especially: 8.10. Paschasius Radbertuson the Real Presence -- 8.11. Ratranmus of Corbie on
     the Real Presence --8.12. Candidus of Fulda on "This is My Body" -- 8.13. Lanfranc of Bec on the Mystery
     of the Sacraments -- 8.14. Hugh of St. Victor on the Definition of a Sacrament -- 8.15. Peter Lombard
     on the Definition of a Sacrament -- 8.16. Thomas Aquinas on Transubstantiation

The Eucharistic Pamphlets of Andreas Bodenstein von Karlstadt. Amy Nelson Burnett, ed.
     Kirksville, Mo: Truman State University Press, 2011.  BV 825.3 .K372 2011  Fl. 2

Documents on the Liturgy, 1963-1979--Conciliar, Papal, and Curial Texts. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1982.
     BX 1970 .A 56 1982 Reference Fl. 1

     See Chapter Two, "The Eucharist"

Benedict, XVI. God Is near Us: The Eucharist, the Heart of Life. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2003. 
      BX 2215.3 .R38 2003 Fl. 2