I) condemns the "little suppers which were called, not without presumption, agape."
22) testifies to the survival in Egypt of such Lord's suppers as were love-feasts and eucharists in one.
Trade and other gilds in antiquity held subscription suppers or g pavot, similar to those of the early Corinthian church, usually to support the needs of the poorer members.
His suppers were well known as among the most exquisite in Berlin.
"His Sunday suppers," says M'Culloch, "were long celebrated at Edinburgh."