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Grace at the Table with the Body of Christ — Part 3

One common approach to Paul’s instructions in 1 Corinthians 11 is to urge people to examine their lives for sin that might disqualify them from eating the Supper, for “whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord … Continue reading

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Grace at the Table with the Body of Christ — Part 1

First Corinthians contains the fourth and last account of the Lord’s Supper. The letter addresses a number of problems that Paul became aware of among the Christians in Corinth, in some ways the worst in the New Testament. A man … Continue reading

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