Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And as they did eat, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and brake it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat: this is my body.
While they were yet eating, Jesus took bread, and having given thanks, he brake it, and gave it to the disciples, saying, take, eat; this represents my body.
then he took bread, and having given thanks, he brake it, and gave it to them, saying, this represents my body which is given for you: do this in remembrance of me.
1 Corinthians 10:16
the cup of benediction which we bless, is it not the communion of the blood of Christ? the bread which we break, is it not the communion of the body of Christ?
1 Corinthians 11:23
For I received it from the Lord, and I inform'd you of it: that the Lord Jesus, the night in which he was betrayed, took bread:
Jesus then having taken the five loaves and the two fishes, look'd up to heaven and gave thanks; then breaking the loaves, he gave them to his disciples to distribute among the people: for whom he likewise divided the two fishes.
and as he was at table with them, he took bread, and gave thanks, then brake it and gave it to them;
there came other barks from Tiberias, nigh the place where they had eaten bread, after the Lord had given thanks.)
I am the bread of life,
the field is the world: the good seed are the children of the kingdom: but the tares are the children of the wicked one:
But his disciples having ask'd him the meaning of this parable;
and calling one of the servants, he ask'd what was the occasion of it,
who hearing the noise of a crowd passing by, ask'd what the matter was.
what does he mean by saying, "ye shall seek me, and shall not find me: and where I go, thither ye cannot come?"
Jesus talk'd to them in this figurative way: but they did not understand the meaning of his discourse.
While Peter was perplexed about the signification of this vision, the messengers from Cornelius having enquir'd out Simon's house, arriv'd at the gate,
the conceal'd meaning of the seven stars which you saw in my right hand, and of the seven golden candlesticks, is this: the seven stars signify the angels of the seven churches: and the seven candlesticks which you saw, signify the seven churches.
And I beheld, and saw before the throne, in the midst of the four animals, and in the midst of the elders, a lamb which seem'd to have been slain, having seven horns, and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent forth into all the earth.
these are the two olive-trees, and the two candlesticks standing before the Lord of the earth.
the ten horns which you saw, are ten kings, who have received no kingdom as yet; but receive power as kings for a while with the beast.
and he said to them, this represents the effusion of my blood (the sanction of the new covenant) for mankind.
and after supper he likewise gave the cup, saying, this cup is the new testament sealed by my blood, which is shed for you.
1 Corinthians 10:4
and all drank the same spiritual drink: (for they drank of what flowed from the spiritual rock: and that rock was Christ.)
this Agar answers to the Jerusalem now in being, for she is in servitude with her children: