Posts Tagged ‘Baptism of the Lord’

Sharing in the Baptism of Our Lord

Monday, January 8th, 2018

With the feast of the Baptism of the Lord today, we rejoice in Jesus’ immersion in the waters of the Jordan as marking the beginning of his public life and his mission of our redemption. Jesus’ baptism is also another epiphany, with Saint John the Baptist bearing witness that Jesus is the Christ, the long-promised […] [Read more]

The Baptism of the Lord

Sunday, January 10th, 2016

The feast of the Baptism of the Lord flows naturally from our celebration at Christmas of the birth of Jesus, who is Christ the Lord, and from the Solemnity of the Epiphany last week, when we recalled with joy the public revelation of the world’s Savior to the Magi. Today, we remember how the adult […] [Read more]