Paul and the Sacraments

What is the Role of the Sacraments of Baptism and the Eucharist in the Pauline Concept of Salvation?

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(1) Cf. Carlson p. 255, Ziesler p. 19, and Lampe p. 36 back

(2)For the purposes of this paper, "Paul" and "Pauline" will refer to the author of all thirteen letters attributed to Paul. back

(3) Cf. Lampe p. 36 back

(4) Cf. Carlson p. 255 back

(5) Cf. Zizioulas pp. 46-53 and Meeks p. 143. Zizioulus especially emphasizes this point, focusing on the direct connection between the term ecclesia and the celebration of the Eucharist. back

(6) All Scripture quotations are from the Revised Standard Version, copyright 1946 National Council of Churches in Christ in America unless otherwise noted. back

(7) Cf. Oepke p. 541 back

(8) Cf. Bouyer p. 77 back

(9) Cf. Ziesler p. 15 back

(10) Cf. Ziesler p. 15 back

(11) Cf. Lampe p. 44 back

(12) Cf. Cullmann p. 29 back

(13) Cf. Tarazi p. 172 back

(14) Cf. Meeks p. 151. This practice, which continued for a number of centuries, had its roots in Jewish ritual washings, but was given new meanings in the Christian sacrament of Baptism. back

(15) Cf. Meeks p. 156 back

(16) Cf. Petersen pp. 10-13 back

(17) Cf. Tarazi pp.168-185 and Hunn p. 374 back

(18) Cf. Hawthorne p. 64 back

(19) Cf. Carlson p. 260 back

(20) Cf. Carlson p. 260 back

(21) Cf. Ziesler pp. 59-60 back

(22) Cf. Carlson p. 255, Ziesler p. 19, and Lampe p. 36 back

(23) Cf. Brown p. 521 back

(24) Cf. Carlson p. 259 back

(25) Cf. Lampe p. 44-45 back

(26) Cf. Carlson p. 258 back

(27) Cf. Fitzmyer p.1411 back

(28) Cf. Hauck p. 806 back

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