Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Baptism of Jesus – Mark 1:4-11

Today we celebrate the Baptism of Jesus with readings from Genesis 1:1-5, Romans 6:1-11, and Mark 1:4-11. The Genesis reading for today’s celebration are the opening words of God’s self-revelation of Himself to us (Genesis 1:1-5).  And, that’s really what the Bible is, isn’t it?  God’s revelation to us of His actions for us.  He tells us of His creation of all things …