While they were eating, Jesus took a loaf of bread, and after blessing
it he broke it, gave it to the disciples, and said, ‘Take, eat; this is
Then he took a cup, and after giving thanks he gave it to them, saying, ‘Drink from it, all of you;
for this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.
I tell you, I will never again drink of this fruit
of the vine until that day when I drink it new with you in my Father’s
kingdom. (Matthew 26)