The power of baptism

January 11, 2013   // 0 Comments

This coming Sunday, January 13, our Church celebrates the Baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist.  Our Gospel reading comes from Luke 3: 15-16, 21-22.  John explains that someone mightier than he will come after him, someone who will not only baptize with water but with "the Holy Spirit and fire."  John set the stage and Jesus came.  A voice from heaven said:  "You are my beloved Son, with you I...

Continue reading