Archive for February 6th, 2020

Bread Blessed and Broken

February 6, 2020

Mark 6:41-43 Amplified Bible (AMP)
41 Taking the five loaves and two fish, He looked up to heaven and said a blessing [of praise and thanksgiving to the Father]. Then He broke the loaves and [repeatedly] gave them to the disciples to set before the people; and He divided up the two fish among them all. 42 They all ate and were satisfied. 43 And the disciples picked up twelve full baskets of the broken pieces [of the loaves], and of the fish.
Bread blessed and broken open –Lk 22:19-20
By Jesus – the Bread of Life –Jn 6:35
His words spirit and life –Jn 6:63
Eaten and chewed –Jn 6:58
Shared among His people –Mt 14:13-21;Mk 6:30-43
Yield an abundance of Life/Healing –Is53:4-5;Ps107:20;Jn 10:10,17:3
Taste and See the goodness of the Lord –Psa 34:8
Savor and enjoy the flavor! –Jere 15:16;Psa 19:10
Matthew 26:26-28 Amplified Bible (AMP)
The Lord’s Supper Instituted
26 Now as they were eating Jesus took bread, and after blessing it, He broke it and gave it to the disciples, and said, “Take, eat; this is My body.” 27 And when He had taken a cup and given thanks, He gave it to them, saying, “Drink from it, all of you; 28 for this is My blood of the [new and better] covenant, which [ratifies the agreement and] is being poured out for many [as a substitutionary atonement] for the forgiveness of sins.


Word Study
From NetBible
* Jn 6:54Whoever eats My flesh and drinks My blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day.
* Jn 6:56He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood abides in Me, and I in him.
Jn 6:57As the living Father sent Me, and I live because of the Father, so he who eats Me, he also will live because of Me.
* Jn 6:58This is the bread which came down from heaven––not as your fathers ate the manna, and are dead. He who eats this bread will live forever.

  • eats[5176] = consumes, gnaw=chew{slowly}