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History, Eschatology and Community in the Lord’s Supper

In the entry on the Lord’s Supper in Roger Olson’s A-Z of Evangelical Theology¬†he mentions Stanley Grenz’s attempt to ‘breathe new life into evangelical celebration of the Lord’s Supper.’¬†Grenz emphasized three elements history, eschatology and community. For him, the ordinance has three distinct orientations by