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The Sacred Meal

The Sacred Meal The Ancient Practices Series

By Nora Gallagher, Phyllis Tickle
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 2.98 Stars

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On 4/5 TeleiaPhilia wrote: The Sacred Meal by Nora Gallagher is a book about one woman's journey to find fulfillment in the Lord's Supper. In the author's introduction, she readily admits that there are others more qualified to write such a book; and that is perhaps true if you are looking for a theological treatment of the issue. ... The Sacred Meal by Nora Gallagher

TeleiaPhilia's Rating:

2 Stars

On 1/15 simplypastormatt wrote: When asked by series editor Phyllis Tickle to write this volume on communion, Nora Gallagher did not know that communion was considered a "practice," but not having been successful at other religious practices, the idea intrigued her. "A practice," she comes to say, "is not about finding exactly the ... The Sacred Meal has a surprising Anabaptist ring to it

simplypastormatt's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/11 Nicole wrote: I received this from Booksneeze, and while I was thinking it was one thing, but it was not what I was expecting. Unfortunately I have to rate this for the web review on Barnes and Noble and on here, but I do not like to rate items I did not get to finish this book. I did not finish this book because ... Book Thoughts: The Scared Meal

Nicole 's Rating:

2 Stars

On 11/1 yvonneb007 wrote: My expectation from the title of the book and the series was a deeper study into communion, cultural meaning and experiences, variations of the practice from faith to faith. For this, The Sacred Meal did not meet what I was hoping it would be. It did prove to be something quite different. This book ... The Sacred Meal The Ancient Practices Series (Review)

yvonneb007's Rating:

3 Stars

On 3/14 ladyjae wrote: I am doing a review on the book"The Sacred MealThe Ancient Practices SeriesBy Nora Gallagher, Phyllis TicklePublished by Thomas Nelson"I was very excited to get this book and read it. I love to study and read books bout this topic and other religious topics. The cover is beautiful! It made me think in ... Another Book Review

ladyjae's Rating:

1 Stars

On 1/18 kaytebug wrote: Making The Ordinary Holy What is communion? Why is it important, let alone sacred?Those are just two of the questions examined in Nora Gallagher's contribution to the Ancient Practice Series - The Sacred Meal.Mixing memoir and prose, Gallagher examines the practice ... Blog Tour: The Sacred Meal (Review)

kaytebug's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/9 Ashley Miller wrote: I was very excited to receive and review this book. As mentioned on the cover, this book aims to address the ancient practice or sacrament known as the Eucharist, the Lord's Supper, or communion.I received this book free from the publisher through the BookSneeze®.com[...] book review bloggers program. ... The Sacred Meal: The Ancient Practices Series, by Nora Gallagher

Ashley's Rating:

2 Stars

On 11/29 Meg Norred wrote: Well first off, I lost this book for months and finally found it stashed away while moving. My favorite part of this book is its cover, which makes it look really nice sitting on the back of my toilet or on my coffee table. I guess that sounds bad for the book, but it’s really pretty. OK, the book ... Review of The Sacred Meal

Meg's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/2 J.D. Jespersen wrote: The Sacred Meal is a part of the 8 book “The Ancient Practices Series” from Thomas Nelson. It is also now the third one I have read in this series, and I must say that I enjoyed this more than the others(Fasting by Douglas Leblanc and The Liturgical Year by Joan Chittister). This is clearly a touchy ... The Sacred Meal

J.D.'s Rating:

4 Stars