Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Baptism of Jesus
I have been sick for the past couple of days - if you could pray for me that would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
I have often wondered why Jesus gets baptized by John. He says it is "to fulfill all righteousness". But I haven't always been clear on what he means by that statement. John's baptism was a baptism of repentance and Jesus was sinless so he did not have to repent.
Was this some way of identifying with John and/or the people who were coming to John?
What do you think?