|Statement||By Thomas Doolittell.|
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|Pagination||, 282,  p. ( p. at end advertisement)|
|Number of Pages||282|
The Lord's Supper, A Study of 1 Corinthians John Zens. Introduction. If it were not for the problems in Corinth, we would be left with only the Gospel accounts of the Last Supper. Paul wrote 1 Corinthians to a disorderly church. He was speaking to a . This meal, which is known as the Lord’s Supper (1 Cor. ), was given to the church as a perpetual, sacred ordinance of public worship. Christ commanded his church to “do this”; that is, “eat this bread and drink the cup” as a regular part of public worship “until he returns” (1 Cor. –26). So today, the celebration of the Lord’s Supper looks back to the cruciﬁxion, where Christ’s blood was shed for sinners, but also forward to the marriage supper of the Lamb, where the redeemed will join their Lord in glory (Revelation –10). It is a celebration, indeed! First Corinthians chap and we come this morning to verses 17 to First Corinthians to Now, this is a very critical part of the New Testament because it deals with the celebration.
Scripture: Acts This sermon uses the story of Eutychus as an object lesson for the Lord's Supper. Illustration: Preachers have heard jokes about long-winded sermons for years. One of my favorites is of the stranger who entered the church while the . --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 sin from which Christ redeems us. 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. W hat are some interesting facts about the Lord’s Supper that some people may not know about? Here are five interesting facts about the Lord’s Supper. What Was Wrong with the Old Covenant? The author of Hebrews and most Christians understand that the New Covenant is a better one because it is superior to the Old Covenant which is why he writes “But as it is, Christ has obtained a.
There is a historical purpose in the Lord's supper, and there is a prophetical purpose in the Lord's Supper. The Lord’s Supper is the proclamation of what has happened and the promise of what will yet happen. Conclusion: True worship is when we are occupied with no man save Jesus only. This is what the Lord’s Supper is all about. "As they were eating, Jesus took bread, blessed and broke it, gave it to the disciples, and said, ‘Take and eat it; this is My body.’" -Matthew (HCSB) A follow-up to Believer’s Baptism in the New American Commentary Studies in Bible & Theology series, The Lord’s Supper explores the current Baptist view of the communion sacrament. "As they were eating, Jesus took bread, blessed and broke it, gave it to the disciples, and said, ‘Take and eat it; this is My body.’" -Matthew (HCSB) A follow-up to Believer’s Baptism in the New American Commentary Studies in Bible & Theology series, The Lord’s Supper explores the current Baptist view of the communion sacrament/5(2). Author of A treatise concerning the Lord's Supper, The Lord's last-sufferings shewed in the Lords-Supper, or, An historical account of Christ's sorrows in the garden, trial in the ecclesiastical, political court, execution at Golgotha, practically improved, A prospect of eternity, A plain method of catechizing, Earthquakes explained and practically improved, Man ashiv le-Yahoweh, or, A serious.