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Taking Communion Unworthily

Whilst writing to the church in Corinth Paul instructed them not to take communion unworthily. What though did Paul mean by that phrase unworthily? The following quote from a book called “The Lord’s Supper” by E.F. Kevan explains this well. We are told in 1 Corinthians 11:27 that “Whosoever shall eat this bread, and drink […]

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Prayer before Communion

Last Sunday I visited another church and the service included communion.  Just before the bread and wine was distributed the following pray of invitation was read out: “Come to this table, not because you must but because you may, not because you are strong, but because you are weak. Come, not because any goodness of […]