But Paul urges us to “examine yourself before eating the bread and drinking the cup” (1 Corinthians 11:28 NLT), so that we are going to communion with a humble heart and not just “pretending” to be right with God.
- 1 What do you say when taking communion?
- 2 What Bible verse is the Lord’s Supper?
- 3 Where in the King James Bible does it talk about communion?
- 4 Who can bless the bread and wine?
- 5 How do you lead the Lord’s Supper?
- 6 Why do we take the Lord’s Supper?
- 7 What is the prayer for communion?
- 8 Where is Passover in the Bible?
- 9 What is the reason for taking communion?
- 10 Can you take communion outside of church?
- 11 Does a pastor have to bless Communion?
What do you say when taking communion?
When taking communion at home, the most important thing to say is ‘ thank you’. Before breaking bread, Jesus gave thanks. When he took the cup, he gave thanks again. Say, thank you to God for your life, for the forgiveness of sin.
What Bible verse is the Lord’s Supper?
3 reasons we observe the Lord’s Supper (Session 9 – Matthew 26:17-30 )
Where in the King James Bible does it talk about communion?
1 Corinthians 11:23-27 KJV For as often as ye eat this bread, and drink this cup, ye do shew the Lord’s death till he come. Wherefore whosoever shall eat this bread, and drink this cup of the Lord, unworthily, shall be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord.
Who can bless the bread and wine?
The priest leads the assembled community of believers in asking God to send His Holy Spirit upon the proffered gifts of bread and wine. This is so that the gifts may become the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ. To do this, the priest speaks the words of the Eucharistic prayer.
How do you lead the Lord’s Supper?
When you gather as followers of Jesus, spend time in quiet meditation, silently considering and confessing your sins. Share the juice or wine you have set aside for your group, and drink. Celebrate in prayer or singing. You have shared in The Lord’s Supper.
Why do we take the Lord’s Supper?
The wine reminds us of Jesus’ blood that He shed for us on the cross. Jesus loved us so much that He gave His body and blood for us, so we could be forgiven when we sin. When we take the Lord’s Supper (Communion), it is important to remember Jesus’ sacrifice for us.
What is the prayer for communion?
I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart.
Where is Passover in the Bible?
Passover takes place in early spring during the Hebrew calendar month of Nissan, as prescribed in the book of Exodus. Exodus 12:18 commands that Passover be celebrated, “from the fourteenth day of the month at evening, you shall eat unleavened bread until the twenty-first day of the month at evening.”
What is the reason for taking communion?
The purpose of communion is to “receive from Christ the nourishment and strength and hope and joy,” said pastor and theologian John Piper. They “come from feasting our souls on all that He purchased for us on the cross; especially His own fellowship.”
Can you take communion outside of church?
Open communion is the practice of some Protestant Churches of allowing members and non-members to receive the Eucharist (also called Holy Communion or the Lord’s Supper). Closed communion may refer to either a particular denomination or an individual congregation serving Communion only to its own members.
Does a pastor have to bless Communion?
Does A Pastor, Minister, Or Priest Need To Bless The Elements Of Communion? So the evidence shows that there is no need for a Pastor, Minister, or Priest to do something special to the elements to make them a sacrament.