Tag Archives: John the Baptist

Five Types of Baptism

Jesus also baptized, but in the Spirit. This is the perfect Baptism …
I know also a Fourth Baptism — that by Martyrdom and blood, which also Christ himself underwent: Continue reading

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This Humble Desert-Dweller

for in their desire to see John the Baptist and in their wonder at his holiness they did not notice the hardships and discomfort. For holiness is held in higher honor than wealth; … Continue reading

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He must increase

The man who loves himself seeks his own glory, whereas he who loves God loves the glory of his Creator. Continue reading

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Make His Paths Straight

For the true fulfillment of the commandments demands that we do neither too little nor too much but simply pursue a course acceptable to God… Continue reading

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