The icon of The Mystical Supper portrays Christ and the Apostles seated around a table. The respective gazes andĀ positionsĀ of the figures are important. Christ himself meets the eyes of the Disciples that are directed toward him. Other Disciples are bewildered about the meaning of the words of the Savior. “The Disciples looked at one another, puzzled as to whom he could mean.” (Jn. 13:22) 1

1 Come Bless The Lord, GOD WITH US, Catechetical Series, 1976.