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Published in n.p.] .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsBV825 .R6 1895
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25334046M
LC Control Number82060218

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To Thomas Watson, the Lord's Supper was a visible sermon, a mirror in which to gaze on the sufferings and death of Christ. God, to help our faith, does not only give us an audible Word, but a Cited by: 1. The Lord's Supper is a reflection upon Jesus Christ. The bread and cup are symbols of His body, which was broken, and his blood, which was shed. Believers partake of these elements in remembrance of the Lord. He said, "This do in remembrance of Me." Forget everything else. Set your thoughts on Him. The Lord's Supper is a proclamation. Its significance. --The Lords Supper is a reminder of the leading truths of the gospel: (1) Salvation, like this bread, is the gift of Gods love. (2) We are reminded of the life of Christ --all he was and did and said. (3) We are reminded, as by the passover, of the grievous bondage of . Therefore whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner, shall be guilty of the body and the blood of the Lord. But a man must examine himself, and in so doing he is to eat of the bread and drink of the cup. For he who eats and drinks, eats and drinks judgment to himself.

1) The Lord's Supper is primarily (but not exclusively) designed to elicit or to stimulate in our hearts remembrance of the person and work of Jesus: “Do this in remembrance of me” (1 Cor. ). 2) This remembrance is commanded. Participation at the Lord's Table is not an option. Mark New International Version (NIV) The Last Supper. 12 On the first day of the Festival of Unleavened Bread, when it was customary to sacrifice the Passover lamb, Jesus’ disciples asked him, “Where do you want us to go and make preparations for you to eat the Passover?” 13 So he sent two of his disciples, telling them, “Go into the city, and a man carrying a jar of water. The goal of the book is to so illuminate the rich themes of communion, that the next time - or next times - you serve or partake of the Lord's Supper, you'll recall with joy and love what it really means. Lord's Supper: Meditations for Disciples provides a spiritual adventure, not unlike scuba diving. The Lord's Supper isn't just something churches do together, it's something that binds us together, making many into one. This accessible work biblically explains what the Lord's Supper is, how it relates to a local church's life together, who should celebrate the Lord's Supper, and how we should approach it/5.

The Lord's Supper. Concerned that the celebration of the Lord's Supper had become a "ritual rather than a reality," WIlliam Barclay set forth his ideas on the biblical foundation of the sacrament, the history of its form and interpretation in the church, and its meaning for today. In The Lord’s Supper: Answers to Common Questions, Dr. Keith A. Mathison walks through these questions and several others to help us better understand this sacrament. Far from being an empty ritual, the Lord’s Supper is a means of grace, a source of spiritual nourishment, and true communion with Christ and His church. The Lord's Supper. A comprehensive communion Bible study and Christian teaching on the Lord's Supper and Holy Communion is just one of many biblical teachings and Bible studies which can be found at Christ-Centered Mall. Jan 26,  · The book begins with biblical exposition of New Testament passages that describe the Last Supper or the early church’s practice of the Supper. Andreas Kostenberger makes a convincing case for viewing the Lord’s Supper as a Passover meal.