The First Lord’s Supper

26 As they were eating,(A) Jesus took bread, blessed and broke it, gave it to the disciples,(B) and said, “Take and eat it; this is My body.”(C) 27 Then He took a cup, and after giving thanks, He gave it to them and said, “Drink from it, all of you. 28 For this is My blood that establishes the covenant;[a] it is shed for many for the forgiveness of sins.(D) 29 But I tell you, from this moment I will not drink of this fruit of the vine until that day when I drink it in a new way[b] in My Father’s kingdom(E) with you.” 30 After singing psalms,[c] they went out to the Mount of Olives.(F)

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Footnotes

  1. Matthew 26:28 Other mss read new covenant
  2. Matthew 26:29 Or drink new wine; lit drink it new
  3. Matthew 26:30 Pss 113–118 were sung during and after the Passover meal.

17 Then He took a cup,(A) and after giving thanks,(B) He said, “Take this and share it among yourselves. 18 For I tell you, from now on I will not drink of the fruit of the vine until the kingdom of God comes.”

19 And He took bread, gave thanks, broke it, gave it to them, and said, “This is My body,(C) which is given for you. Do this in remembrance(D) of Me.”

20 In the same way He also took the cup after supper and said, “This cup is the new covenant(E) established by My blood;(F) it is shed for you.[a]

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  1. Luke 22:20 Other mss omit which is given for you (v. 19) through the end of v. 20

23 For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you:(A) On the night when He was betrayed, the Lord Jesus took bread, 24 gave thanks, broke it, and said,[a] “This is My body, which is[b] for you. Do this in remembrance of Me.”(B)

25 In the same way, after supper He also took the cup and said, “This cup is the new covenant(C) established by My blood.(D) Do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of Me.”

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Corinthians 11:24 Other mss add “Take, eat.
  2. 1 Corinthians 11:24 Other mss add broken

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