Lord's Supper

  • 1 Lord's Supper — n. 1. LAST SUPPER 2. EUCHARIST …

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  • 2 Lord's Supper —    No more contentious issue emerged among 16th century Protestant reformers than that of the sacraments, those ceremonial events designed to serve as a sign of God s presence and confirmation of his promises in Jesus Christ to the community of… …

    Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • 3 Lord's Supper — noun 1. a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑Holy Eucharist, ↑Eucharist, ↑sacrament of the Eucharist, ↑Holy Sacrament, ↑Liturgy, ↑Eucharistic liturgy …

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  • 4 Lord's Supper — The last meal before his trial [[➝ trial of Jesus]] and crucifixion which Jesus held with his disciples in the Upper Room; the name derives from Paul s reference to it (1 Cor. 11). It has been much disputed whether this meal was a Passover, as… …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 5 Lord's Supper — The Lord s Supper may refer to:*Eucharist, a rite in Christianity*The Last Supper, the last meal Jesus shared with his disciples.ee also*The Last Supper (disambiguation) …

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  • 6 Lord's Supper —    Because the Eucharist is a commemoration of the Last Supper Jesus celebrated with his disciples prior to his Passion and death, it is sometimes called the Lord s Supper. (See CCC 610 611, 1340) …

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  • 7 Lord's Supper —    (1 Cor. 11:20), called also the Lord s table (10:21), communion, cup of blessing (10:16), and breaking of bread (Acts 2:42).    In the early Church it was called also eucharist, or giving of thanks (comp. Matt. 26:27), and generally by the… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 8 Lord's Supper — Lord s′ Sup′per n. the, 1) rel Eucharist 2) rel Last Supper …

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  • 9 Lord's Supper — Lord s Sup|per, the another name for the ↑Eucharist …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 Lord's Supper — 1. the sacrament in commemoration of the Last Supper; communion; Mass; Eucharist. 2. See Last Supper. [1350 1400; ME] * * * …

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  • 11 Lord's Supper — noun a) In Christianity, the Eucharist. b) The Last Supper at Passover of Jesus with his disciples. Syn: Last Supper …

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  • 12 Lord's Supper — /lɔdz ˈsʌpə/ (say lawdz supuh) noun Bible the 1. the Last Supper of Jesus and His disciples. 2. the sacrament in commemoration of this; the Eucharist; the communion; the mass …

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  • 13 Lord's Supper — noun Date: 14th century communion 2a …

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  • 14 lord's-supper — n. Eucharist, communion, sacrament, Christian sacrament …

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  • 15 Lord's Supper —  Тайная Вечеря …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 16 Lord's Supper —    Aha aina a ka Haku …

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  • 17 Lord's Supper, The —    (See Holy Communion.)    In regard to the use of the words Lord s Supper as a name for the Holy Communion, we reproduce the following from The Annotated Prayer Book, which is worth considering: The term (the Lord s Supper) is borrowed from 1… …

    American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • 18 The Lord's Supper — Lord Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Mass of the Lord's Supper — The Last Supper (Convent of Sta. Maria delle Grazie, Milan, Italy (1498), by Leonardo da Vinci). The Mass of the Lord s Supper is the Catholic Mass celebrated on the evening of Holy Thursday. It inaugurates the …

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  • 20 the Lord's Supper — the Eucharist (especially in Protestant use). → lord …

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