Posts Tagged ‘John the Baptist’

Who is Jesus?

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Tweet Share Pin1 +12 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleIn today’s Gospel, we hear how John the Baptist sent his followers to ask Jesus, “Are you the one who is to come, or should we look for another?” (Matthew 11:3). John was asking for clear affirmation that Jesus is the one for whom the world […] [Read more]

The Tender Compassion of our God

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

Tweet Share145 Pin2 +13 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleZechariah, father of John the Baptist, filled with the Holy Spirit, prophesied, saying: “Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel; for he has come to his people and set them free. He has raised up for us a mighty Savior, born of the house of […] [Read more]

A New Creation in John the Baptist

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Tweet Share57 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble In the Gospel of Saint Luke, we read that Zechariah, the father of John the Baptist and a priest of the Temple, was a righteous man in the eyes of God.  Yet even good people can sometimes get caught up in the ways of the […] [Read more]