The Thinking Housewife has been thinking again and, after reading her post, I find myself thinking as well ;).
AT THE Last Supper, Christ bade a tender farewell to his dearest followers. ”He loved them unto the end,” John tells us. His words and actions – the washing of the feet and the offering of his body and blood – are those of a man who has reserved his greatest expressions of love for the end. Those present hung on his every word.
This was a feast for men. It was no accident that only men were there that night. ”I appoint unto you a kingdom,” he tells the gathered disciples. Christ wanted men – and men only – to lead his following when he was gone.
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