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Holy Communion Its Goal, Origins And Power

The Last Supper is described most clearly in the Gospels of Mark, Matthew and Luke. Although today da Vinci is remembered for the breadth of his artwork, writings, and inventions, “The Last Supper” was the painting that actually cemented his reputation during his personal time. King stated that the image quickly became famous all over Europe. The theme of the painting consists of the story located in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John of the final evening with Jesus Christ and his twelve disciples, exactly where he institutes the Eucharist. There are a lot of symbols in the...