I should do your will

Today the Church celebrates the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan river at the hands of John the Baptist. John was calling people to repent, or change their lives, to prepare for the coming Kingdom of God, and baptism was the sign of their repentance. Jesus did not need to repent, but he underwent baptism in order to identify with us and to prepare the world for the Christian baptism that would come later....

January 8, 2024