Lectio: Eucharist with Dr. Brant Pitre
Lectio: Eucharist: Episode 3: Lamb of God
Episode 3 • 47m
At every Mass many of us use the phrase "Lamb of God" without fully understanding what it means. Dr. Pitre examines two key instances of sacrificial lambs in the Old Testament--and why John the Baptist's disciples were quick to leave him to follow the One he proclaimed as "the Lamb of God."
Click to view the entire series of Lectio:Eucharist
Up Next in Videos
Lectio: Eucharist: Episode 4: Miracle...
Jesus spoke of Himself as "the bread which comes down from heaven." What did that mean to the Jews who first heard him? And what meaning do those words have for us today in our understanding of the Eucharist?
Lectio: Eucharist: Episode 5: Mysteri...
When is bread more than just bread? In their pilgrimage through the desert, the people of Israel discover that God's care extends beyond meeting their physical needs to a profound and mysterious kind of relationship.
Lectio: Eucharist: Episode 6: Miracle...
"Throughout his public ministry, Jesus displayed divine power in the many miracles he performed. Dr. Pitre uncovers a deeper meaning to many of those miracles including the water, wine, loaves and fishes—and how they enlighten our understanding of the Eucharist.