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What do Christians celebrate at Communion?

What are the most important events in your life? How do you celebrate or remember them?

Why is communion so important for Christians?

 

Communion is based on a real event, known as the Last Supper. On the night before Jesus died, he had a special meal with his disciples – the Passover meal. They and other Jews ate it every year to celebrate how God saved the Israelites from the Egyptians in the time of Moses to start a new life together in the Promised Land. However during the Last Supper added to the symbolism of the meal to also represent his own suffering and death.

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