Support our siblings affected by disaster, hunger and oppression through One Great Hour of Sharing.

Occasional Paper #16 – A Church of the Word and Sacrament

By Joseph D. Small

Since the reformation, “Word and Sacrament” have been identifying marks of the church.  What happens to the church when sacraments are marginalized and word is relativized?  This essay, originally presented as an address to an international reformed consultation, calls for a church in which Word and Sacrament are present in fullness.