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The Lord's Supper: History of Communion

The Lord’s Supper: History of Communion

Today we commonly refer The Lord's Supper as Communion. We need to know the history of Communion in order to know why we take Communion. Jesus instructs us to observe two different ordinances (or sacraments) in the New Testament:  Baptism and the Lord’s Supper.Jesus initiated this practice at the last supper (Matt 26:26-29), the meal that he shared with his disciples in the upper room before he was crucified. However, the Lord's Supper has roots in the Old [...]

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