JESUS AND THE JEWISH ROOTS OF THE EUCHARIST
UNLOCKING THE SECRETS OF THE LAST SUPPER. Brant Pitre shines a fresh light on the Last Supper by looking at it through Jewish eyes. Using his in-depth knowledge of the Bible and ancient Judaism, Dr. Pitre answers questions such as: What was the Passover like at the time of Jesus? What were the Jewish hopes for the Messiah? What was Jesus? purpose in instituting the Eucharist during the feast of Passover? And, most important of all, what did Jesus mean when he said, "This is my body... This is my blood"? Inspiring and informative, this is a groundbreaking work! Hardcover. 228 pages.