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By Siobhán Garrigan

In past Ritual, Siobhan Garrigan makes use of Habermas's idea of communicative motion to signify issues: first, a style in which theology can entry the ritual symbols in which religion is shaped; and secondly a metaphor of intersubjectivity with which theology can suggest an interpretative, instead of an instrumental, knowing of sacramentality - and hence of God.  via fieldwork reports of either 'marginal' and 'mainstream' Christian Eucharists, Garrigan develops the dialog among Habermas's philosophy and Christian theology, displaying how ritual interactions shape, and problem, our very concept of God. 

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