Today our Church remembers and celebrates an important event in the life of Jesus. Let’s listen carefully to this Gospel to see if we can tell why this event was so important to Jesus.
Discuss with someone- What happened when Jesus was baptized by John?
The Baptism of the Lord
Close your eyes and imagine that you were there at the edge of the Jordan River the day that Jesus was baptized.
- What sounds do you hear?
- What did John the Baptist say to Jesus?
- What did Jesus say to John?
- Describe what you saw when Jesus was baptized. Tell us what you heard.