Where I Am, You May Be Also
He is not the hidden, distant God who occasionally breaks through; he is the ever-present One for us in specifically this: bread, wine, water.
The cup of blessing that we bless, is it not a participation in the blood of Christ? The bread that we break, is it not a participation in the body of Christ? Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all partake of the one bread.” (1 Cor. 10:16)
In 1 Corinthians 10, the apostle Paul reminds us that through the Communion meal we have fellowship with the risen Christ. Although the Reformed and Lutheran branches are divided on exactly how this takes place, both believe in the real presence of Christ. Long-time friends ...