The elements of communion are used in the service. The types of bread or wine/grape juice are not important, the importance is in the heart of the person receiving/celebrating the service.
What are the elements of Communion?
The bread and the wine are the Communion elements.
What is in the Communion cup?
It symbolizes the blood of Christ but the actual liquid is wine or more commonly used is grape juice. Is not the cup of thanksgiving for which we give thanks a participation in the blood of Christ? 1 Corinthians 10:16
What does the bread symbolize?
The bread symbolizes Christ’s body. Unleavened bread is commonly used but any type of bread or cracker can be used. And when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, "This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me." 1 Corinthians 11:24
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