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The Baptism of Christ – He Comes to Bury Sinful Humanity in the Waters…and Begin a New Creation through the Spirit and Water

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; … Continue reading

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Prayer for the Baptism of our Lord

From the Liturgy of the Church of England: The Lord be with you (All)  and also with you. Lift up your hearts. (All)  We lift them to the Lord. Let us give thanks to the Lord our God. (All)  It … Continue reading

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The Baptism of Our Lord

Today is the First Sunday after Epiphany: The Baptism of Our Lord. Today we commemorate with joy and thanksgiving the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River by John the Baptist. As I am gathering that you may have never … Continue reading

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