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Behold the lamb of God! Studying John 1:29-34

John the Baptist came to point to Christ, to witness to Christ, to be the bridge between BC and AD.  We see him speak in John 1:29:: The next day he saw Jesus coming toward […]

Jesus and the Last Supper: more than just a meal


As part of Holy Week, Maundy Thursday is recognized this evening. It was the night in which Jesus ate the Last Supper with his disciples. The time in which Jesus died corresponded with the Jewish holiday of Passover. And the Last Supper was the first night of Passover. An annual dinner for Passover is held, called a Seder, which is the Hebrew word for “order.” In 3,500 years, rabbinical tradition and teaching helped to form the ceremony of the Seder.

Some of these pieces were traced back to the original Passover. Others came in Jewish history from rabbinical traditions.