What Is Communion?
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What Is Communion?

1 Corinthians 11:23-34  (ID: 2085)

Christians hold such a variety of beliefs about communion that it can be difficult to know which to trust. In this sermon, Alistair Begg compares the most common perspectives, then shares his own convictions. Communion, he says, is a participation in the blood of Christ, a repeated commemoration of Jesus, an examination of our motives, and an anticipation of Christ’s second coming. When we take part, we proclaim Christ’s death and commit to remember what He has done.

23For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread,

Copyright © 2019, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.