The Word Among Us

Lent 2004 Issue

I Have Eagerly Desired…

Taking a new look at the Last Supper.

Can you recall a special moment? Perhaps it was your wedding day or the birth of your first child? Maybe a distinct moment of intimacy with Jesus holds a special place in your heart. Have you ever noticed how, whenever you are reminded of this special event, your disposition changes? Don't you feel as if you're reliving part of that event and feeling all over again the joy and excitement that you felt when it first happened?

For the Jewish people, the Passover was one of those events. Every year, they commemorate that night when God delivered their ancestors...


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