History of the Eucharist

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History of the Eucharist The Sacrament of Eucharist is the most frequently received Sacraments in the Catholic Church. The matter in the Sacrament of Eucharist is the bread and wine, which changes into the body and blood of Jesus Christ. The Sacrament of Eucharist is dated in the Bible as far back to the Old Testament, indirectly as the Israelites flee from Egypt in the desert, and God gives them manna to eat. This happens multiple times while the Israelites are searching for the Promised Land. The most important part of the Bible when the Eucharist is received, is when Jesus and the Apostles are at the Last Supper. Through the Sacrament of Eucharist, Jesus breaks the bread and passes it around to his apostles. Then, Jesus says that one of them will betray him, and whoever dips the bread in the wine at the same time he does will be the one who will betray him. As we know Judas was the one who betrayed him, and must have been the one to dip the bread in the wine at the same time as Jesus. Even though all the Gospel writers wrote about Jesus Matthew, Mark, and Luke wrote about the meal Jesus had with his Apostles the night before his death, not John. Between the Resurrection of Jesus, and the conversion of the Emperor Constantine to Christianity. During this period of time in the Roman Empire, people who were Christians, were persecuted in public, just because of their beliefs. Christians had made a modification to having to receive the
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