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|Statement||by John Clifford.|
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Introduction The Lord's Supper, also called communion or the eucharist (meaning "thanksgiving" in Greek), holds deep significance for a believer and should not be underestimated. More than just a memorial to remember Jesus' death and resurrection, the Lord's Supper is also a declaration of one's continual dependance upon Christ's life and a regular reminder of His soon return. In keeping with the instruction of the Apostle Paul regarding the importance of self-examination before partaking in the Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians ), as well as with the way the Lord Jesus instituted the Lord’s Supper, by giving thanks before passing out the bread and the cup (Luke , 19), the leader should encourage the members. "The True Meaning of the Lord's Supper" By Dr. Jack Hyles "Purge out therefore the old leaven, that ye may be a new lump, as ye are unleavened. For even Christ our Passover is sacrificed for us:" I Corinthians This morning, I am going to teach you something about the Lord's Supper that you have not heard before. The apostle Paul wrote concerning the Lord’s Supper in 1 Corinthians Paul includes a statement not found in the Gospels: “Therefore, whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty of sinning against the body and blood of the Lord.
The Lord's Supper is a Heavenly Meal. In the Lord’s Supper, we look back upon Christ’s sufferings. We know that communion is a memorial meal that we do, as Jesus instructed, “in remembrance of me.” We understand that the broken bread and poured wine represent the body and blood of Jesus, who died on the cross for his people. The Lord in His gracious wisdom instituted the ordinance of the Lord’s Supper as a loving reminder of His death, resurrection and soon-to-be return. 2) Spiritual Nourishment and Inspiration Just as certain foods are essential to physical well-being, so we need spiritual foods to . The Holy Communion, known also as the Lord’s Supper, represents the greatest expression of God’s love for His people. Two items are used in the Holy Communion—the bread which represents Jesus’ body that was scourged and broken before and during His . For more information please visit: Join Don Blackwell in discovering the truth about the Lord's supper. Should we take it every Sunday?.
A very useful little book, answering common questions about the Lord's Supper in a clear, straightforward fashion. This is the kind of book that would be very helpful in the hands of a new member of a church, in particular someone who is entirely new to the church/5(13). The Lord’s Supper is primarily a memorial for the suffering and sacrifice of the Lord Jesus. It is a solemn feast, not a gluttonous celebration as the Corinthians were making it out to be. Jesus Christ and His death and agony on the cross was to be their focus as they partook. What is the significance of the Lord's Supper? Celebrating the Lord's Supper is deeply significant and full of meaning. First held when Jesus kept the Passover feast with His disciples on the evening before He was betrayed, the Lord's Supper, or Christian Communion, looks back to the death of our Lord and ahead to His victory over death at the resurrection, as well as His coming again to earth. Bible verses related to The Lords Supper from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance - Sort By Book Order 1 Corinthians - For as often as ye eat this bread, and drink this cup, ye do shew the Lord's death till he come.