John 6:9 Is his name Ira?
Matthew Mark Luke John Birth Foretold 1:5-24 Angel to Zechariah Leap in womb 1:39-45 Mary’s Song 1:46-56 Birth 1:57-66 Zechariah Prophecy 1:67-80 Proclamation 3 Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near. Isaiah 40(!) Vs.3 The voice […]
So John swallowed his objections and put Jesus under the water.  Or did he sprinkle him?
When Jesus surfaced, the sky opened! John saw the Holy Spirit flit down in the form of a dove and land right on Jesus with a voice in the sky announcing, “This is my beloved son who pleases me so!”  Or was the “he” who saw and heard all this Jesus? From John […]
We’ll call you Peter.”  “Peter (rock) — from Cephas (Kepha) in Aramaic and (petra) in Greek.
All the scriptures looked forward to his arrival because John the Baptist is the Elijah they wrote about. “The Torah and the Prophets”  Prophets and Teachings
He would bring John into the royal quarters for conversation even though John’s words left him at a loss.  better word? check the Greek.
“What about this thing the theologians say — that Elijah must come before the Messiah?”  Scribes – record keepers and then theologians
Camel’s hair “Camel’s hair?!” asked Elisheva. “What happened to good old goatskin?” Not Elijah? “I wouldn’t care what he wore, but why did he deny our boy?” Tirzah turned to her husband. “Jesus is telling everyone this boy John is Elijah. So why would John go and say he’s not?” Zadok offered, “I don’t know, […]