No. Blood Libel comes from pagan accusations against Christians - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jake
    • 21.02.07 | 04:24 (IST)

    The most important component of the Eucharist is the drinking of wine and eating the bread, which signify the blood and body of Jesus. The pagans accused the Christians of involvement in cannibalist rituals. Later, the Christians merely displaced these accusations onto the Jews. Tacitus made no such allegations against the Jews.

    from the article: And supposing they did drink blood?
    First published 00:00 20.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 20.02.07
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