etymology of bread


Devil’s fart bread

Bread is pretty important. Everyday, Christians around the world pray to be given their daily bread. Celebrating Eucharist sees the breaking of bread, which, according to the doctrine of transubstantiation (or real presence), is the “bread of God, which is the flesh of Jesus Christ”. The word ‘bread’ is used over 350 times in the King James Bible, beginning with references in Genesis: “In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return […]