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Christ’s Last Supper: Take And Eat What Did Jesus Actually Imply?

The Samaritan Bible refers to Mt. Gerizim, not Jerusalem, as the center of worship. It is not only Jeremias’s lengthy list of parallels that leads lots of modern day Christians and Jews to describe the Last Supper as a Passover Seder. The current recognition of interfaith Seders points to an emotional impulse that is also at perform here. The Christian celebration of the Eucharist —the Final Supper—is the fundamental ritual for numerous Christians. And among Jews the Passover Seder is one particular of the most extensively practiced of all observances. In these instances of ecumenicism and common very good feeling...