Last Supper

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  • Eucharist Outline

    living symbol of God, therefore seen as uniquely as a sacrament himself. This was noted in John’s gospel when Jesus said to his disciples “Who has seen me, has seen the Father” (John 14:9, NRSV). The Eucharist is a celebration and this celebration occurs over a meal. The Last Supper has been considered a particular type of meal; a Passover meal. For Jewish people, the Passover is one of three annual…

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  • Analysis: The Paschal Meal

    The people of Israel symbolically offered themselves to God, and God in return offer Himself, hence establishing a covenant and communion with His people. This for the Jews was a complete sacrifice. Jesus saw the paschal meal as such a communion sacrifice. It was this meal, with its essential sacrificial nuances, that Jesus established as the memorial of his paschal sacrifice. The Eucharist is essentially a meal. But a simple meal; rather a highly formalized ritual meal, a memorial of the…

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  • Holy Eucharist Poster Analysis

    The Holy Eucharist is the focal point in spiritual nourishment in the Catholic life. By deeply analysing the symbols utilized in the poster promoting the Eucharist we can receive and insight into the reason why the Eucharist is of such significance to the Catholic life. The Golden Chalice situated as the focal point of the poster represents the glass in which Jesus instituted his blood at the last supper to his disciples. The Chalice is a visual representation of the Last Supper. The Chalice…

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  • Book Of John Analysis

    Jesus to heal his son. Jesus tells him to believe and go home that his son is healed. Jesus feeds the 5,000 with five loaves and two fish, and he walks on water and heals a blind man with clay. Jesus says those who see have sin, but those who are blind have no sin. In 7:7, Jesus warns that people do not hate his messengers; they hate His message. Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead. The Jews are upset about the fact that Jesus clams to be the Son of the Father and come from heaven; therefore,…

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  • Eucharist Research Paper

    paper will provide a short history of the Eucharist and its foundations in the Jewish Passover; an understanding of the Eucharist as a memorial likened to Anzac day or Remembrance day; A theological understanding of how Christ’s real presence is found within the gifts of the bread and wine and how this applies to students today in terms of the gifts received at Eucharist. In this paper, all scriptural texts will be referenced from the New Revised Standard Version (1989). A concise history of…

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  • John's Writing Style Of The Gospel Of John

    in the light and truth of John’s gospels and the Synoptics before it. The light and truth is shown through the symbol of bread. John uses the symbolism in the passage as Jesus as the bread. In John 6:35, Jesus refers to himself as the bread of life, similar to what John uses throughout the Gospel. John’s symbolic writing proclaims Jesus the light and salvation when the Kingdom of God approaches. The important radical notion John’s writing portrays is the institution of the Eucharist. The…

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  • Eucharist Poster Analysis

    The white garment symbolises the cleansing from all sin. The early Christians, wore white garments to signify their union with Christ. The priest wears the white garment during Mass, and throughout the blessing of the Eucharist, to signify his union with Christ. While he is blessing the Eucharist, the Priest is demonstrating to us, how Jesus, at the Last Supper, blessed the bread and wine. While blessing the bread and wine, the Priest becomes Jesus as he says the words, “Take and eat it, this is…

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  • Heydenreich's The Last Supper

    The Last Supper includes thirteen characters in the painting. Every character has his own expression and gesture according to his personality, and they are related to the moment which is the first indication of the betrayal before the identification of Judas as a single or a group (Heydenreich 47). This painting depicts how Jesus was betrayed by one of his disciple, while having the last supper with his disciples before his death. His disciples respond differently to this information. Jesus sits…

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  • The Last Supper Interpretation

    “The Last Supper” is in the Holy Bible in the book of Matthew chapter twenty-six verses seventeen through thirty. This particular story in the Bible has Jesus Christ preparing for the Passover meal. He directed his disciples to go into the city and tell a specific man as Jesus has requested that “The Teacher says: My time has come and I will eat the Passover meal with my disciples at your house.” (Matthew 26:18). While Jesus and his twelve disciples are eating, he announces that one of the men…

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  • The Last Supper Analysis

    The Last Supper was created by Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci during 1495 to 1498, which is within the Renaissance period. I was attracted by its context, so I decide to do some reasearch about it. It is regarded as one of the most famous paintings in the world. It is a mural painted on a wall of The Santa Maria Thanksgiving Church in Milan, Italy. Since it was painted on a wall, it cannot be moved, so it is still remained on the wall so far. It is in size of 4.2 meters high and 9.1 meters…

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