Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And as they were eating, Jesus took bread, and blessed it, and brake it, and gave it to the disciples, and said, Take, eat; this is my body.
While they were eating, He took some bread, and after a blessing He broke it, and gave it to them, and said, “Take it; this is My body.”
And when He had taken some bread and
given thanks, He broke it and gave it to them, saying, “This is My body which is given for you; do this in remembrance of Me.”
When He had reclined at the table with them, He took the bread and
blessed it, and breaking it, He began giving it to them.
1 Corinthians 11:23
I received from the Lord that which I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus in the night in which He was betrayed took bread;
And He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up toward heaven, He
blessed the food and broke the loaves and He kept giving them to the disciples to set before them; and He divided up the two fish among them all.
Day by day continuing with one mind in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they were taking their meals together with gladness and sincerity of heart,
the first day of the week, when we were gathered together to break bread, Paul began talking to them, intending to leave the next day, and he prolonged his message until midnight.
1 Corinthians 10:16
Is not the
cup of blessing which we bless a sharing in the blood of Christ? Is not the bread which we break a sharing in the body of Christ?
For the bread of God is that which comes down out of heaven, and gives life to the world.”
1 Corinthians 11:26
For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death
until He comes.
Take again some of them and throw them into the fire and burn them in the fire; from it a fire will
spread to all the house of Israel.
And in the same way He took the cup after they had eaten, saying,
“This cup which is poured out for you is the new covenant in My blood.
1 Corinthians 10:4
drank the same spiritual drink, for they were drinking from a spiritual rock which followed them; and the rock was Christ.
This is allegorically speaking, for these women are two covenants: one proceeding from Mount Sinai bearing children who are to be slaves; she is Hagar.