What are Catholic communion wafers made of?

What did Jesus say when he took the bread?

And as they were eating, he took bread, and after blessing it broke it and gave it to them, and said, “Take; this is my body.” And he took a cup, and when he had given thanks he gave it to them, and they all drank of it.

Does Walmart have communion wafers?

Communion-Bread Wafer (Pack Of 1000) – Walmart.com.

Why did Jesus break the bread at the Last Supper?

We look back in act of the Lord’s Supper to remember God’s most powerful display of salvation and love, where he gave himself for our sins. Again, the act of taking and eating the broken bread and drinking the cup of wine is an act of trust in the broken body and shed blood of Jesus for our sin on the cross.

Do this in memory of me last supper?

At the Last Supper Jesus gives a new commandment: “do this in memory of Me.” His followers were Jewish and so “do this in memory” would have had the meaning of doing in future generations what Jesus was doing then as if those future generations were present when Jesus spoke.

Why did Jesus break the bread?

To “break bread” means to have a meal with someone, breaking off pieces of your loaf of bread to ensure that everyone is fed. Jesus would eat with his disciples and give out pieces, and since bread back then was harder than modern bread, it was necessary to break it rather than tear it.