For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you: The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread,
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and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, “This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me.”
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In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this, whenever you drink it, in remembrance of me.”
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For whenever you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until he comes.
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So then, whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty of sinning against the body and blood of the Lord.
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Everyone ought to examine themselves before they eat of the bread and drink from the cup.
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For those who eat and drink without discerning the body of Christ eat and drink judgment on themselves.
That is why many among you are weak and sick, and a number of you have fallen asleep.
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But if we were more discerning with regard to ourselves, we would not come under such judgment.
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Nevertheless, when we are judged in this way by the Lord, we are being disciplined so that we will not be finally condemned with the world.
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So then, my brothers and sisters, when you gather to eat, you should all eat together.