The Meaning of the Sacraments

Speaker(s): Gordon Smith
Date: Winter 2010
Length: 20 hr 11min
Product ID: RGDL4013S

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This series is a theological examination of the sacraments and their place in the life, worship and witness of the church. The listeners will be urged to appreciate more fully the sacraments within their own theological and spiritual tradition, as well as the heritage and sacramental practices of other traditions. Lectures include:

  • Introduction: Incarnation, Ritual, Symbol, and Sacrament
  • The Lord's Supper: Biblical and Historical Sources
  • The Meaning of the Lord's Supper
  • The Practice of the Lord's Supper
  • The Lord's Supper and Christian Spirituality
  • Baptism: Biblical and Historical Sources
  • The Meaning and Practice of Baptism
  • Baptism, Conversion, and Christian Spirituality
  • The Sacramental Character of Other Ritual Actions
  • The Sacraments and Christian Mission

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Gordon T. Smith (PhD, Loyola School of Theology, Ateneo de Manila University) is President of Ambrose University College and Seminary in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He is former Academic Vice President/Dean and Associate Professor of Spiritual Theology at Regent College, and the author of Called to Be Saints: An Invitation to Christian Maturity, Essential Spirituality: Renewing Your Christian Faith through Classic Spiritual Disciplines, Listening to God in Times of Choice and Courage and Calling: Embracing Your God-given Potential.

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