the story so far

Chapter 23

Jesus' Ministry Begins, part 1

Matthew 3:13-4:17

God the Father affirms His Son at His baptism, God the Spirit leads the Son to be tempted and God the Son brings the light of the Gospel to the darkness.

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And when Jesus was baptized, immediately he went up from the water, and behold, the heavens were opened to him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming to rest on him; and behold, a voice from heaven said, "This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased."

                   Matthew 3:16-17

Chapter 23