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Author Topic: Eucharist:sacrament of the kingdom. Schmemann  (Read 258 times) Average Rating: 0
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« on: December 15, 2012, 12:27:03 PM »

Would you recommend this book.  I've heard it's a tough read.
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« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2012, 12:37:14 PM »

I have not read it, but I've heard good things. I've read his Journals and am reading For the Life of the World. Those have inspired me to check out the rest of his works. I plan on getting the Eucharist after Christmas. I love his approach on the Liturgy and Orthodoxy in general. His writing is very refreshing. I'd say read it. 
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« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2012, 03:12:37 PM »

It's been many years, but I recall it being worth the effort (but then I am a fan (though not a worshipper) of Schmemann).
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