Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 59 views
The forerunner of Jesus Christ, born to elderly parents of the Aaronic line. His public ministry began in the Judean wilderness with a call to repentance and baptism. His ministry is seen as a fulfilment of OT prophecy, in preparation for the ministry of Jesus Christ. He was executed by Herod.
Calvin • Sermon • • 2 views
Being baptised by John was a confession that cleansing was needed Mt 3:11 See also Mt 3:6; Mk 1:4-5 pp Lk 3:3; Ac 19:1-4 John promised that the Messiah would cleanse with the baptism of the Holy Spirit Mt 3:11 pp Mk 1:8 pp Lk 3:16 See also Isa 44:3; Eze 36:25-26 Baptism involves both water and the Holy…