• Holy Week: Holy Thursday - The Lord's Last Supper

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    Pietro Lorenzetti. The Last Supper. 1320-1330. THE LORD'S LAST SUPPER Singular events took place in that period, which the evangelists have recorded for us; take, for instance, the rivalry between the apostles, who began to discuss who was the greatest; think of Jesus' surprising example of humility and of service when he carried out the menial task of the lowest of the servants - he began to wash their feet; consider, too, how Jesus went out of his way to show his disciples his love and affection. My little ones, he actually calls them. Christ himself wished to give that gathering such a...
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

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    The Last Supper, about 1030-40, Unknown. J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. Ludwig VII 1, fol. 38
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

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    The Last Supper, about 1475, Unknown. J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. Ludwig XIII 5, v2, fol. 172
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

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    The Last Supper Christ Washing the Apostles' Feet, about 1400-10, J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. 33, fol. 286v
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  • Maundy Thursday -The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday -The Last Supper

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    Initial N The Last Supper, between 1389 and 1404, Master of the Brussels Initials. J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. 34, fol. 87v
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

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    The Last Supper, about 1525-30, Simon Bening. J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. Ludwig IX 19, fol. 83v
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

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    1325 Ugolino da Siena The Last Supper
    Francesco Bassano the Younger (1563-1570) Last Supper
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    1 month ago - By It's About Time

    Maundy Thursday is the common name for Holy Thursday & marks the beginning of the 3 day celebration of Easter in the Christian church. It commemorates the day of the Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles & gets its name from the Latin word mandatum, which means "commandment."
    Christ Washing the Feet of the Apostles by Meister des Hausbuches
    Near the end of the Last Supper, after Judas had departed, Christ said to His disciples, "A new commandment I give unto you: That you love one another, as I have loved you, that you also love one another."
    During the Last Supper, Jesus washed...
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  • Maundy Thursday -The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday -The Last Supper

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    1308-11 Duccio di Buoninsegna Washing of the Feet
    Maundy Thursday refers to Jesus as a servant and calld for his followers to do the same. It also draws a connection between the Passover sacrifice, a Jewish tradition, & the imminent sacrifice of Jesus. The night before Jesus was crucified, he had a Passover supper with his disciples. (Passover is a Jewish holy day that celebrates God's deliverance of the Israelites from their slavery in Egypt.) After supper, Jesus knew that this would be his final opportunity to instruct his disciples before the crucifixion, so he talked at length about...
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  • Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

    Maundy Thursday - The Last Supper

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    Manuscript European Bible 15C p 85 The Last Supper
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