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1. See Love; Lund, Theology of, 2. Love feast or common religious meal in the early ch. (1 Co 11:17–34, where abuses connected with common meals preceding the Eucharist are condemned; Ignatius, letter to the Smyrnaeans, viii; letter of Pliny* the Younger to Trajan).

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