Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Jesus as High Priest and Lord of Hosts (Yahweh Sabaoth): Liturgical Soteriology

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This chapter aims to illustrate that the original meaning of the human presence within the sanctuary was to generate a moment in which liturgical gestures develop into a genuine machinery of salvation. Such machinery was supposed to lead to salvation by attempting to prompt God's gracious condescension and salvific agency. The community considers salvation coming through liturgical acts and desires to be, or conceives itself to be, serving together with the angels. The mystery of the sacrificial manifestation of the Logos in history is accomplished through his coming to earth. In sanctum Pascha begins with the description of the manifestation of the Logos as a heavenly light present in the whole universe. An inquiry of the relevant background of the Christian liturgical soteriological vision has to begin with the Temple in Jerusalem, most plausibly the framework which generated the concept of a liturgical soteriology with its essential elements.

Keywords: God; Jerusalem; liturgical soteriology; sanctum Pascha

10.1163/9789004251700_009
/content/books/b9789004251700_009
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Pre-Nicene Christology in Paschal Contexts — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation