Altar as Alter Christus: Ontology and Sacramentality

A longstanding theological maxim states that Christ is the priest, the victim and the altar of his own self-sacrificial offering.1 He is the priest because he is the one who offers, and he is the victim because he is simultaneously the one offered. But his body is also the very “place” of this sacrificial offering, … Continue reading Altar as Alter Christus: Ontology and Sacramentality