Life of Jesus
Jesus is Baptized in the Jordan
Mat 3:13-17; Mk 1:9-11; Lk 3:21-23
13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to John at the Jordan to be baptized by him.
14 And John tried to prevent Him, saying, "I need to be baptized by You, and are
You coming to me?"
15 But Jesus answered and said to him, "Permit it to be so now, for thus it is
fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he allowed Him.
16 When He had been baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and
behold, the heavens were opened to Him, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like
a dove and alighting upon Him.
17 And suddenly a voice came from heaven, saying, "This is My beloved Son, in
whom I am well pleased."
9 It came to pass in those days that Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and
was baptized by John in the Jordan.
10 And immediately, coming up from the water, He saw the heavens parting and the
Spirit descending upon Him like a dove.
11 Then a voice came from heaven, "You are My beloved Son, in whom I am well
21 When all the people were baptized, it came to pass that Jesus also was
baptized; and while He prayed, the heaven was opened.
22 And the Holy Spirit descended in bodily form like a dove upon Him, and a voice
came from heaven which said, "You are My beloved Son; in You I am well
23 Now Jesus Himself began His ministry at about thirty years of age, being (as
was supposed) the son of Joseph, the son of Heli,