Did St. Paul promote Idol Worship?
Lets look at the Facts.
In John 6:35-71 and at the Last Supper Jesus was explicit that we need to eat his flesh and drink his blood. He never used any symbolic language.
St. Paul says that anyone who approaches the Bread and the Cup in an unworthy manned becomes guilty of Jesus' death and bring judgment upon themselves and some have died because of it.
Now, according to logic, there is only one way a offending a "symbol" to the point of guilt and condemnation and that is if the "symbol" is a false god, an Idol.
So can someone explain to me:
Is communion the Body, Blood, Soul and Divinity of Jesus Christ or is it a Symbol with the power to inflict guilt and judgment on a person?
1Corinthians 11:27 Therefore whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord unworthily will have to answer for the body and blood of the Lord.
28 A person should examine himself, and so eat the bread and drink the cup.
29 For anyone who eats and drinks without discerning the body, eats and drinks judgment on himself.
30 That is why many among you are ill and infirm, and a considerable number are dying.
Sorry Unsolved Miseries, but scripture would disagree with you.
Jesus is not re-sacrificed. Jesus tells us to do it in memory of him and St. Paul tells us:
For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the death of the Lord until he comes.
Nice try but the Bible trumps your wall of text.