Feast of the Birth of John the Baptist

001-john-baptistToday we celebrate the birth of John the Baptist  – Jesus’ cousin, who prepared the way for Jesus’ ministry.

A voice cries out:

“In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord,

make straight in the desert a highway for our God” (Isaiah 40:3)

One thought on “Feast of the Birth of John the Baptist

  1. In my 15 years in the Middle East this phrase was visually meaningful. The desert and wilderness helped me to consolidate the scriptures.

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