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The Baptism of the Lord

Christ is bathed in light; let us also be bathed in light. Christ is baptised; let us also go down with him, and rise with him.  John is baptising when Jesus draws near. Perhaps he comes to sanctify his baptiser; certainly he comes to bury sinful humanity in the waters. He comes to sanctify the […]