13 Sun Jan 2013
Grasped, we begin again
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For 13 January 2013, First Sunday of the Year, based on Luke 3:15-16,21-22
Â As the people were filled with expectation, and all were questioning in their hearts concerning John, whether he might be the Messiah, John answered all of them by saying, â€œI baptize you with water; but one who is more powerful than I is coming; I am not worthy to untie the thong of his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.
Â Now when all the people were baptized, and when Jesus also had been baptized and was praying, the heaven was opened, and the Holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, â€œYou are my Son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased.â€
Scripture passage from the New Revised Standard Version Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright 1989, 1993, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
13 January 2013 @ 5:02 pm
Thanks for the reminder of our fir e and spirit baptism