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John the Baptist was the son of Zachary, a priest of the Temple in Jerusalem, and Elizabeth, a kinswoman of Mary who visited her. He was probably born at Ain-Karim southwest of Jerusalem after the Angel Gabriel had told Zachary that his wife would bear a child even though she was an old woman. He lived as a hermit in the desert of Judea until about A.D. 27. When he was thirty, he began to preach on the banks of the Jordan against the evils of ... Continue Reading

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  1. katy
    6 years ago

    today is my birthday too and God definitely makes us strong like St. John the Baptist. I wouldn't be able to take care of my husband that was severely injured in a motorcycle accident in April if it were not for the strength God has blessed me with.

  2. J Christian
    6 years ago

    In the importation of symbols and things from the East, Jesus' cousin John, returning first, brought with him the river washing purification ritual of the Ganges; prior to this others had brought the symbol of heaven enclosed, the shield of David, from Tibet; after this came Jesus with instantaneous healing through "non-partial beingness and doingness," and just plain righteousness and miraculous behaviors -- and now we look back and muse at what might have been, had the then Israelis been more receptive, and look we forward to a time, when ever they shall so be, Love, and the Bride of Christ descend where ever for ever, with its river of Life from the Throne and John washing our heads hearts and hands

  3. Da motorist
    6 years ago

    Yo Bro, St. John is the moniest baptist there eva was.

  4. Milan Israno
    6 years ago

    The very fact that you share your birthday with the saint that baptised Jesus makes it special, you should be proud and believe that God has a plan for you he always one for everyone.

  5. ELOUAZE PIERRE-LOUIS
    6 years ago

    HI, THERE MY NAME IS ELOUAZE PIERRE-LOUIS AND MY BIRTHDAY IS ON THE SAME DAY AS St. John the Baptist AND ENERYONE TELLS ME THAT IT IS A SPECIAL DAY AND A BIG DAY AND THAT GOD HAVE SOMETHING BIG PLAIN OUT FOR ME . IT JUST A DAY WHY DO THEY MAKE SUCH A BIG DEAL ON THIS DAY.

    CAN U ANSWER THAT FOR ME.


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