What is anamnesis and Epiclesis?
Subsequently, one may also ask, what is anamnesis?
νάμνησις meaning "reminiscence" or "memorial sacrifice"), in Christianity, is a liturgical statement in which the Church refers to the memorial character of the Eucharist or to the Passion, Resurrection and Ascension of Christ.
One may also ask, what does anamnesis mean in relation to the Eucharist? In relation to the Eucharist, anamnesis refers to the making present of the Paschal Mystery, Christ's work of salvation. That is, it is not a memory of the past but a living memory made present. You just studied 18 terms!
Just so, what are the words of the Epiclesis?
"And we offer our sacrifice of praise and thanksgiving to you, O Lord of All, presenting to you, from your creation, this bread and this wine. We pray you, gracious God, to send your Holy Spirit upon these gifts. that they may be + the Sacrament of the Body of Christ and his Blood of the new Covenant.
What does the Church call to mind during the anamnesis?
During the anamnesis the Church calls to mind the Passion, resurrection, and glorious return of Christ Jesus.