- washes the feet of the disciples
- teaches about the Paraclete (the Holy Spirit)
- gives a new commandment (love one another)
- prays at length for his disciples
Take some time and reread these significant chapters. What did John's account mean for those Christians who first heard/read it? How should contemporary believers make use of his insights? What needs to be translated into a 21st century perspective?
And lastly what does John's remembrance of the Jesus tradition tells us about how we continue to celebrate the Lord's Supper?