Many Waters Cannot Quench Love

Mark 1:1-8

The Rev. Jon Roberts

7 December

2008

Good Shepherd Episcopal

Venice, FL

The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. 2 As it is written in Isaiah the prophet, “Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy way; 3 the voice of one crying in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord,
make his paths straight—”
4 John the baptizer appeared in the wilderness, preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. 5 And there went out to him all the country of Judea, and all the people of Jerusalem; and they were baptized by him in the river Jordan, confessing their sins. 6 Now John was clothed with camel’s hair, and had a leather girdle around his waist, and ate locusts and wild honey. 7 And he preached, saying, “After me comes he who is mightier than I, the thong of whose sandals I am not worthy to stoop down and untie. 8 I have baptized you with water; but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.”

© 2012. Black & White Chi Rho Ministries 

  • Facebook Clean
  • Twitter Clean

Black & White XP "The Light" is a not-for-profit, 501 (c)(3) and whose operation is solely managed through the generous donations of our members and guests. Please consider making a donation through our secure website.