The mission of the church is found where the celebration of the Lord’s Supper and the creation of human fellowship are indissolubly joined. This is what it means in an active and concrete way to be the sacrament of salvation of the world.
– Gustavo Gutierrez, The Church: Sacrament of History, Essential Writings (Orbis Books: Maryknoll NY, 1996) p.247
Is that all the church need be? Is it sufficient?
What do you think the Church should be?