Was There a Passover Lamb at the Last Supper?

Posted by Dr. Brant Pitre on 04.21.11 |Lamb, Last Supper, Passover

LastSupper

Today, Catholics everywhere will celebrate Holy Thursday by attending the Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper. At this Mass, we will read the institution of the Passover (Exod 12, OT reading), sing one of the most famous of the Hallel Psalms (Psalm 118, Responsorial Psalm), and then read the institution of the Eucharist (1 Cor 11, Epistle) and Jesus’ act of washing the disciples’ feet at the Last Supper…  [Continue Reading]


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