At Christmas, we see Jesus come to us as a humble child. And twelve days later we see the humble child revealed as the King of Gory. God unveiled the mystery of the Trinity at the baptism of Jesus, [...]
"People might argue with the form that honor has taken over the centuries (icons, candles, hymns, prayers, etc.), but at no time has there ever been any intention of offering worship. Indeed, that would be condemned as the worst of [...]
In the running waters of the Jordan River, on this day the Lord of all crieth to John: Do not be afraid to baptize me, for I have come to save the first Adam.