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The Last Supper – The Two Types of Bread

The Last Supper And The Two Types of Bread Most Christians are familiar with the dispute over whether Jesus was talking metaphorically or literally during the Bread of Life Discourse. If Jesus was talking metaphorically then the eucharist is just … Continue reading

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The Desert Fathers – An early view of the Holy Eucharist as Symbolic

Coptic – Desert Fathers: “This is what Abba Daniel, the Pharanite, said, ‘Our Father Abba Arsenius told us of an inhabitant of Scetis, of notable life and of simple faith; through his naivete he was deceived and said, ‘The bread … Continue reading

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