Posts Tagged ‘wine’

Alcohol and the Bible

Should Christians stay away from drink?

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Alcohol and the Bible

Should Christians stay away from drink?

  • Issues
  • Text

Drinking alcohol is one of those issues which is, and will continue to be, controversial. Six hundred or more Biblical references and centuries of Christian tradition have not yet provided a clear answer. As a whole, the Christian Church appears to send out mixed messages […]

Maundy Thursday in the Church

How do churches mark Maundy Thursday?

  • Festivals
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Maundy Thursday in the Church

How do churches mark Maundy Thursday?

  • Festivals
  • Text

Even if a church does not hold a specific Maundy Thursday service, the Last Supper is remembered regularly in the majority of Christian churches through the communion service or shared meal. these can be held as often as once a week by some. A Maundy […]

Maundy Thursday

What do Christians remember on Maundy Thursday?

  • Festivals
  • Video
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Maundy Thursday

What do Christians remember on Maundy Thursday?

  • Festivals
  • Video

Maundy Thursday is the Thursday of Holy Week, the Thursday before Easter Day. On this day Christians remember the event known as The Last Supper. It was also the night when Jesus went to the garden of Gethsemane to pray. He was later betrayed by […]

Jesus’ miracles: Turning water into wine

How did Jesus liven up a wedding party?

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Jesus’ miracles: Turning water into wine

How did Jesus liven up a wedding party?

  • Jesus
  • Text

According to the Gospel of John, this was the very first miracle – or ‘sign’ as John calls them – which Jesus did. Jesus, his mother and his disciples were all guests at a wedding in Cana, in Galilee. At the reception, the wine runs […]