Saint John The Baptist (~5BC-28), celebrated on the 7th of January He is the Greatest Saint after the Virgin Mary, The One who Initiates, Messenger and Baptiser of Jesus. The Icon suggests a primitive figure, under the sign of the guillotine (it can not only separate the body from the head, but life from death, present from future, earth from heaven, etc.) he bathes in the muddy water of the Jordan, but is surrounded by blue, clear and bright water of Baptism. Everything is dominated by the…

Saint John The Baptist (~5BC-28), celebrated on the 7th of January He is the Greatest Saint after the Virgin Mary, The One who Initiates, Messenger and Baptiser of Jesus. The Icon suggests a primitive figure, under the sign of the guillotine (it can not only separate the body from the head, but life from death, present from future, earth from heaven, etc.) he bathes in the muddy water of the Jordan, but is surrounded by blue, clear and bright water of Baptism. Everything is dominated by the…

Machaerus is the infamous setting of the beheading of John the Baptist. The historian Josephus corroborates a story from the Gospels in which John the Baptist condemned Herod Antipas’s marriage to his brother’s wife, Herodias.

Machaerus is the infamous setting of the beheading of John the Baptist. The historian Josephus corroborates a story from the Gospels in which John the Baptist condemned Herod Antipas’s marriage to his brother’s wife, Herodias.

John the Baptist Coloring Pages - John the Baptist death | Bible-Printables

John the Baptist Coloring Pages - John the Baptist death | Bible-Printables

John Russell 'Sir Knight' 1344–1409 BIRTH 1344 • Strensham, Worcestershire, England DEATH 1409 MAY 03 • Letheringham, Suffolk, England 19th great-grandfather. Burial: St. John the Baptist Churchyard, Strensham, Worcestershire, England (Brian Family) Wife: Agnes Plances

John Russell 'Sir Knight' 1344–1409 BIRTH 1344 • Strensham, Worcestershire, England DEATH 1409 MAY 03 • Letheringham, Suffolk, England 19th great-grandfather. Burial: St. John the Baptist Churchyard, Strensham, Worcestershire, England (Brian Family) Wife: Agnes Plances

Alice Mohun 1222–1284 BIRTH 1222 • Dunster, Somerset, England DEATH 1284 • Hatch, Somerset, England 21st great-grandmother. Burial: St. John the Baptist, Membury, Devon, England (Brian Family) Husband: Robert Beauchamp 'Lord'

Alice Mohun 1222–1284 BIRTH 1222 • Dunster, Somerset, England DEATH 1284 • Hatch, Somerset, England 21st great-grandmother. Burial: St. John the Baptist, Membury, Devon, England (Brian Family) Husband: Robert Beauchamp 'Lord'

Statues of the 11 Apostles and John the Baptist at Peter's Basilica:For I think that God has exhibited us apostles as last of all, as though sentenced to death, because we have become a spectacle to the world, to angels and to mortals. We are fools for the sake of Christ, but you are wise in Christ. We are weak, but you are strong. You are held in honor, but we in disrepute. To the present hour we are hungry and thirsty,we are poorly clothed and beaten and homeless,  -1Corinthians…

Statues of the 11 Apostles and John the Baptist at Peter's Basilica:For I think that God has exhibited us apostles as last of all, as though sentenced to death, because we have become a spectacle to the world, to angels and to mortals. We are fools for the sake of Christ, but you are wise in Christ. We are weak, but you are strong. You are held in honor, but we in disrepute. To the present hour we are hungry and thirsty,we are poorly clothed and beaten and homeless, -1Corinthians…

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