2 Kings 4: 42-44
By multiplying the loaves, Elisha shows that he is a prophet like Moses, through whom God fed the people in the desert.

Ephesians 4: 1-6
Paul stresses that the gifts that unite us in Christ are to be activated in love for one another.

John 6: 1-15
In his account of the multiplication of the loaves and fishes John alludes symbolically to the Eucharist.