By Rev. William Snyder

“This is my body.” or “This is my blood.” These are Jesus’ words
and they seem pretty straightforward, so that should be the
end of the matter, right? Unfortunately, the doctrine of the
Lord’s Supper has been the subject of great debate since the
Reformation. Rev. Snyder zeroes in on these words of Christ
and explains why we, along with Luther, can just take Jesus
at His word.

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This article originally appeared in the Summer 2016 issue of Higher Things® Magazine.

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