9150 Messianic banquet
A symbolic portrayal of the blessings of the age to come in which those chosen by God share in a rich feast with the Messiah. In the NT this is often pictured as a marriage supper with Jesus Christ as the groom and the church as both bride and invited guests. The feast, which will take place after the consummation of God’s kingdom, is prefigured in the Lord’s Supper.
The Messianic banquet promised
The significance of banqueting
The Messianic banquet as a wedding feast
The anticipation of the Messianic banquet
It is prefigured in the Lord’s Supper Lk 22:15-16 The Messianic banquet is here associated with the Passover meal which Jesus Christ shared with his disciples; Mt 26:27-29 pp Mk 14:23-25 pp Lk 22:17-18 Jn 6:48-51 See also Lk 22:29-30; Jn 6:55-56; 1Co 11:26
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